Yost, 94, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on
October 29, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Hospice,
She was born November 2, 1923 in Butler to the late
Jesse Floyd Wolfe and Annie Margaret Beilstein
Mrs. Yost was a 1942 graduate of Butler Area High
School. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great
grandmother, sister and friend to many. Florence was
a lifelong member of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran
Church, where she served as a Primary Sunday School
Teacher for many years, and served in many of the
St. Mark's various organizations She also worked
with the Butler Meals on Wheels delivering food for
over 25 years. She loved to square dance, play cards
She is survived by her two daughters, Judy D.
Diamond of Zanesville, OH, and Janice M. (Robert K.)
Hutchison of Butler, PA; son, Paul W. (Jennifer
Karenbauer and Daniel) Yost of Butler, PA; seven
grandchildren; five great grandchildren; one great
great grandchild; two sisters, Helen I. Taggart of
Slippery Rock, PA, and Ruth O. McCoy of Salem, OH;
and one brother-in-law, Marlin D. Sarvey of
Prospect, PA. Florence is also survived by numerous
nieces, nephews, and many extended family members.
In addition to her parents Florence was preceded in
death by her husband, Clayton William Yost, whom she
married on September 27, 1942; sister, Myrtle I.
Sarvey; and a son-in-law, Ed Diamond.
Friends will be received on Thursday, November 1,
2018, from 6 to 9 PM at Thompson - Miller Funeral
Home, Inc., 124 East North Street Butler, PA.
Additional Viewing will be from 11 to the time of
the funeral service at Noon on Friday, November 2,
2018 with Rev. Dr. Alden Towberman of St. Mark's
Evangelical Lutheran Church, officiating.
Private Burial will take place in the Gruenwald
In Lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested
to be sent to the St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran
Church. 201 West Jefferson Street, Butler PA, 16001.