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Chester Yanus

Chester L. Yanus

Friday, May 17th, 1929 - Saturday, October 10th, 2020
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Obituary

Chester L. Yanus, 91, of Red Hill, PA, passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospice House, Bethlehem, PA. He was the husband of Patricia A. (Hafler) Yanus.

Born in Plymouth, PA, he was a son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth (Bortz) Yanus. He was a 1947 graduate of Plymouth High School. He attended and played football for Temple University. After serving in the Army, he worked as a calibrator at Leeds & Northrup in North Wales until retiring.

Chester was a member of Friedens U.C.C., Sumneytown, PA. He enjoyed watching his grandchildren play sports, being with family, golfing, tennis, gardening, yardwork and going to the casinos.

In addition to his wife of 49 years, he is survived by his children: Barbara Yanus, of Boston, MA; Claire Stonelake, of Red Hill; Joseph Yanus, of Pennsburg; Teresa Heckler and her husband Michael, of Pennsburg; Lisa Miller and her husband Brian, of Emmaus, Beth Cecala and her husband Joe, of Emmaus; and John Yanus, of Red Hill, 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his siblings: Lillian Dirsa, Lorraine Myers and Ray Yanus.

Funeral Service will be held on Monday, October 19, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home, 222 Washington Street, East Greenville, PA. Officiating will be Rev. Deborah L. Schwartz. CDC and state guidelines will be observed. A viewing will be held from 10-11 AM. Burial will be in Friedens Union Cemetery, Sumneytown, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Wounded Warriors Project by visiting www.woundedwarriorproject.org. Online condolences may be offered at www.mannslonakerfunerahome.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, October 19th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Monday, October 19th, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home
    Address
    222 WASHINGTON STREET
    EAST GREENVILLE, PA 18041-1414
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  • Service

    Monday, October 19th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, October 19th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home
    Address
    222 WASHINGTON STREET
    EAST GREENVILLE, PA 18041-1414
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Deborah Schwartz
  • Interment

    Location
    Frieden's Union Cemetery
    Address
    1011 Church Road
    SUMNEYTOWN, PA 18084
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Helen (Deyo) Moyer

Posted at 06:05pm
Barbara and family, I am so sorry to learn of your father's death. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
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Heckler, Kulp, and Moyer Family

Posted at 04:19pm
With deepest sympathy,
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Carol Beard

Posted at 03:38pm
Pat, I’m so sorry. Miss breakfast after church with you and Chet. Because of covid I won’t be there but rest assure I will be thinking of you.
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Ernie Tacinelli & Family

Posted at 08:19am
Cousin you will be truly missed. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
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