Joseph "Joe" Stephen Yeaglin
November 12, 1952 - November 28, 2013
Joseph Stephen Yeaglin, 61 of Murrells Inlet, SC, formerly of Lancaster County, PA, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 28, 2013. He will be forever missed by his loving wife of 39 years, Penny Brackbill Yeaglin. He is also survived by his only child, Richard Paul and wife Priya and granddaughters Tiajah, Nakaiah, and J'Licia. He graduated from Lancaster Catholic High School in 1970. Joe was the son of Paul and Bertha Yeaglin and was one of ten children. He will be missed by his siblings Catherine (Terry) Baughman, Paul Yeaglin, Gerald (Sharon) Yeaglin, William (Coral) Yeaglin, Ruth (Gary) Carmen, Theresa (Jere) High, James (Kim) Yeaglin, Margaret (Tom) Leddy, and Irene (Mark) Detwiler as well as many nieces and nephews. Joe was retired from the local painters union #921 and was employed by Woods Construction. He was a member of the American Legion Post #178 and the VFW post #10420, both of Murrells Inlet. Joe was an avid Philadelphia sports fan and you could always find Joe on the golf course with his brothers or friends, or socializing at one of his many favorite spots. Joe loved a good debate and most always had the last word. He was a great friend to many and will be missed by all who loved and knew him.
The family will Celebrate Joe's life from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM Sunday at the Burroughs Funeral Home and from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the American Legion Post in Murrells Inlet.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Tidelands Community Hospice, 2591 North Fraser Street, Georgetown, SC 29440 or the SAL of American Legion Post 178, 3950 Hwy 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.
Condolences may be made at: www. Burroughsfh.com
The Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Sun News on Nov. 30, 2013