Nicholas Yutko

Nicholas A. Yutko
Nicholas A. Yutko, 51, of Bethlehem, died Sunday, October 7, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. For the last 18 years, he was the companion of Jeanne M. Takacs with whom he resided. Born in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Nick was the son of Helen T. (Leskie) Yutko of Orwigsburg, and the late Vincent N. Yutko. Nick was a graduate of the Blue Mountain High School, Class of 1979. He attended the Indiana University of Pennsylvania where he was an All-American Track participant. Nick was the President and Founder of Dreamscape Comics, Inc., in Bethlehem since 1985. Survivors: In addition to his companion and mother; brothers, Vincent N. Yutko and his companion, Marge, of Orwigsburg, Greg A. Yutko and his wife, Cathy of Orwigsburg, Mark A. Yutko and his wife, Debbie, of Peachtree City, GA; nieces and nephews, Alyssa, Michael, Gregory, Heather and Eric. Service: A visitation period concluded by a time of remembrance will be held 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, in the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., 4906 Route 309, Schnecksville. Online expressions of sympathy may be recorded at Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and/or the Comic Hero Initiative both in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box # 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.

Published in Morning Call on Oct. 10, 2012