Rita Yauch, age 84, of McKeesport, died December 25, 2020. She was born in McKeesport on January 1, 1936 and is the daughter of the late Joseph William and Anna Elizabeth Marish Kapis. She was a homemaker and a loving mother and grandmother and great grandmother.
She is survived by her husband, John Peter Yauch, sons, Rodney “Yoke” (Carol) Yauch of Liberty Borough, Rory “Horse” Yauch of McKeesport, Randy (Kelly) Yauch of McKeesport, Richard Yauch of N. Versailles, James Yauch of N. Huntingdon and Robert Yauch of N. Huntingdon, daughters, Jodi “Sis” Chute of McKeesport and Jill (Dave) Milko of N. Huntingdon, 13 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, and sister, Kate Johnson of Philadelphia, PA.
A family gathering was held at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177). Services and burial took place at St. Mary’s Polish Cemetery.
Originally published December 30, 2020.