Ronald E. Yost

Ronald E. Yost, 69

Ronald E. Yost, 69, of Lafayette passed away on December 2, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. at Regency Place. Ronald was born on July 8, 1943 in Lafayette to the late Earl A. and Sadie Larimore Yost. He served honorably in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. On May 7, 2000 he married Edna Manus Williams at the 1st Church of God in Lafayette, and she survives. Ronald worked as a press operator at Rostone for over 30 years, and most recently worked in receiving at the Goodwill on Shenandoah. He was a member of 1st Church of God, enjoyed fishing, and bowling.

Surviving are two daughters, Kelly Ingalls and Shelley Howard both of Lafayette, and one stepdaughter, Stephanie Kellar of Lafayette. Also surviving are five siblings, Earlene (Jim) Cunningham of Shadeland, Donald (Joyce) Yost of Lafayette, Walter (Judi) Yost of Lafayette, and Kenneth (Londa) Yost of Warsaw, seven grandchildren, and one great-grandchild, and several nieces and nephews.

Ronald is preceded in death by one brother, Robert Yost, and one half sister, Helen Brown, and one half brother, George Burroughs

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Published in the Journal & Courier from Dec. 4 to Dec. 7, 2012