YECKLEY, RICHARD Dick C., 76, Hastings, passed away January 20, 2018, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. Born November 18, 1941, in Carrolltown, the son of Clarence Bob and Helen (Dercotch) Yeckley. Preceded in death by parents; step-mother, Lillian Gray; brothers, John and William Bill Yeckley. Survived by loving wife of 54 years, Judith A. (Thomas) Yeckley; children, Cindy (Donald) Eckenrode, Cresson; Sharon (Joseph) Nalisnick, Northern Cambria; Laura (Angelo) Crimaldi, Carrolltown; Gary Yeckley, Indiana and Shawn Yeckley, Pittsburgh; grandchildren, Amanda (Dave) Wallace, Jaime (Joe) Bianconi, Matthew Glass and Michael Crimaldi; and 3 great-grandchildren. Also survived by half-sisters, Carlene, Brenda, Kathy, Sandy and Sherry. Retired from Greenwich Collieries. Member of St. Bernard Catholic Church. US Army Veteran and member of St. Benedict VFW Post 7783, Hastings VFW Post 1586 and Carrolltown American Legion Post 506. Member of Rembrandt Club, Hastings and Carrolltown Firemans Clubs. Friends will be received from 2:00 - 4:00 and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Monday at Moriconi Funeral Home, Inc., Northern Cambria, and from 10:00 am until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at St. Bernard Catholic Church. Fr. Thaddeus Rettger, OSB, celebrant. Committal, St. Boniface Cemetery. Military honors by local veterans organizations.
Published on January 20, 2018