LITTLESTOWN Dale A. Yost, 83, died Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at his home. He was the husband of Glenda E. (Jones) Yost for 47 years. Born April 27, 1929, in York, he was the son of the late Jesse and Mary (Altland) Yost. Mr. Yost was a York High School graduate and the owner of Yost Meats in Littlestown for many years. He was a butcher and livestock dealer. In addition to his wife, Dale is survived by four sons, Kyle Yost and wife, Melissa of Frederick, Md., Bradley Yost and wife, Deb of Loganville, Brian Sheffer and wife, Jana of Frederick, and Rodnie Sheffer and wife, Cathy of Gettysburg; three daughters, Angie Popoff and husband, Jason of Littlestown, Marilyn Brown and husband, Jim of York, and Constance Pernitz and husband, Scott of Madison, Wis.; 15 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a former exchange student from Spain, Santiago Cano of Mexico City, Mexico, who continues to be considered a family member after 25 years. Dale was predeceased by a son, Robert Carl Yost; a daughter, Dona Ann Yost; and a brother, Robert Yost. Dale loved to play cards. He was an avid sports follower who loved horse racing and riding. He was a great bowler and enjoyed family and grandchildren. He always made people feel welcome in his home. The family wishes to thank Dr. Christopher George, Doug Crawmer, and VNA of Hanover. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Saturday at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown, with The Rev. Dr. Brad Dayett of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Stoverstown, officiating. Viewings are Friday 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday. Interment is in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Littlestown. Contributions in Dale's name may be sent to VNA Hospice, 440 N. Madison St., Hanover, PA 17331. Online condolences may be shared on www.littlesfh.com
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Published in Evening Sun on Nov. 8, 2012