Elizabeth Yarnovich, age 75, formerly of McKeesport, died August 30, 2019, at her home in West Mifflin. Born August 25, 1944, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Elizabeth (Burnds) Whiteman and the wife of the late John Yarnovich. Elizabeth worked for almost 50 years as a waitress at the Eat' n Park, restaurant in McKeesport.
She enjoyed spending time tending to her garden. Elizabeth loved her family and her greatest joy was raising her grandson. She is survived by her sister, Patricia (Mark) Lalich of Sacramento, Ca; brother, Walter (Tammy) Whiteman of McKeesport; grandson, Brandon M. Yarnovich of Tacoma, WA; niece and caregiver, Chrissy (Ian Frenzel) Barnum of McKeesport; along with several other nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, Elizabeth was also preceded in death by her daughters, Leslie Yarnovich and Lisa Krucek.
Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Sunday, September 8, 2019, from 1 p.m. until the time of family reflection at 2:30 p.m., in the funeral home chapel.
Memorial contributions are suggested to ASPCA, 424 E. 92nd St New York, NY 10128-6804 or American Cancer Society, 320 Bilmar Dr , Pittsburgh, PA 15205 .
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com
Originally published September 06, 2019.