Robert L. Yeary
age 82, of Canton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013. Robert was born in Canton to the late Goebel and Alice (Arnold) Yeary and a life resident. He was an Army Veteran, staff sergeant serving two tours of duty in Korea. Robert was retired from Georgia Pacific. His memberships include William McKinley Lodge 431 F & M and Tadmore Shrine.
Robert is survived by his wife Shirley of 60 years. Children: Gregg Yeary, Linda (Robert) Roud, Karen (Greg) Lanka and Keith (Susan) Yeary. Grandchildren: Amy (J.P.) Sexton, Amanda (Ben) Hughes, Mitchell Lanka, Nikki Lanka, Robert Yeary and Lauren Yeary. Great-grandchildren Ryan and Anna Sexton. Brother, Larry Yeary and a sister Barbara Budner also survive.
Private funeral services will be held for the family. You may sign our guest book at shriverfuneralhomes.com.
Published in The Repository on Oct. 13, 2013