Delbert E. Yutzy, age 98, of McClellandtown, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2020 in Asbury Heights Nursing Home. He was born in Superior, PA on March 9, 1921 son of the late Lloyd Yutzy and Leona Knepp Yutzy. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Martin Yutzy and brother, Stanley Yutzy.
Delbert was a graduate of German Township High School and the University of Pittsburgh. He was a member of the McClellandtown Presbyterian Church where he served as a Deacon and Sunday School Teacher. He was a member of the American Philatelic Society, and a former member of McClellandtown Lions Club where he served as past president. Delbert served in the United States Army during World War II. He retired from the Army Reserve with the rank of Chief Warrant Officer (CWO-3).
Left to cherish Delbert’s memory are his daughters, June L. Yutzy and husband, Walter (Rick) Brady of Imperial, PA and Barbara L. Elsesser and husband Jack of Allison Park, PA.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIES, INC., 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, PA where family and friends will be received on Friday, March 6, 2020 from 2 until 4 p.m. and 6 until 8 p.m. Visitation will continue in the funeral home on Sunday from noon to 1:00 p.m. followed by a service celebrating Delbert’s life at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Lee McDermot officiating.
Full military honors will be accorded by AMVETS Post 103.
Memories and condolences can be shared with the family at adferguson.com. The family suggested donations may be made in Delbert’s memory to Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, 292 Springer Rd. PO Box 66, McClellantown,PA 15458.
Jane, Saw the listing In today’s paper. I still live in Sunshine Hollow in the home place. Sorry to read about your dad’s passing. He was in my mom’s graduating class at German, I believe class of 1940. I think about her most times when I pass your homeplace. I also wonder how your dad was doing, as I used to see him working in his yard or trimming trees. I wasn’t able to stop in and offer my condolences but wanted to share. God bless. I hope you are still ticking the ivories as you did in high school… Read more »