Eleanor L. Yentsch, 82, of Locust Gap passed away Saturday, December 28, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
Born January 29, 1937 in Gowen City the daughter of the late Paul and Clara (Walter) Troxell.
Eleanor worked at the former Jupiter store in Shamokin and was also a homemaker. She was on the Locust Gap election board, member of the former Union Evangelical Church, Locust Gap, and of the Arc Susquehanna Valley, Sunbury. She enjoyed taking trips to Rehoboth Beach, Delaware and doing crossword puzzles. Eleanor really loved her dog, Razor.
Along with her parents, Eleanor was preceded in death by her husband: George Yentsch, 2007; and sister: Helen Hornberger.
Surviving are a daughter: Bonnie Yentsch of Locust Gap. Sister: Mary Keresetter of Trevorton. Nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A memorial service will be held 12 Noon Friday, January 3, 2020 at Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Services, Mt. Carmel with Pastor Jim Bowers officiating. Interment in Christ Church Cemetery, Ft. Springs. Visitation 10:00 AM until the time of service Friday, January 3 at Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Arc Susquehanna Valley 326 Market St. Sunbury, PA 17801 or to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses, mailing address 901 Centre St. Ashland, PA 17921.
Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Services, Mt. Carmel is in charge of the arrangements. Charles Heizenroth III, FD Ashley D'Andrea, Supervisor.
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