JOHN YOST(1970 - 2013)

John Yost

February 4, 2013

John passed away at the age of 42.

Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at Hilliard Funeral Home, Van.

Services for John Yost will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 10, 2013 at Hilliard Funeral Home.

John Howard Yost, Jr. was born June 19, 1970 in Norfolk, Virginia. He had been a resident of Ben Wheeler for 10 years. He was raised in Jacksonville and Ft. Myers, Florida. He served in the US Marine Corps for 8 years, and was a Gulf War veteran. He worked as a boiler operator for Delek in Tyler, Texas for 9 years. He was very active in the Boy Scouts of America and was a member of the NRA. He enjoyed shooting targets in his spare time.

He was preceded in death by his father, John Howard Yost, Sr.

Survivors include his wife, Michele Yost of Ben Wheeler; three children, Kaitlyn Yost, Jonathan Yost and Katryna Yost, all of Ben Wheeler; mother, Alice Hoy of Ft. Myers, Florida; dad, Dean Hoy of Ft. Myers, Florida; sisters and brothers, Mary Hoy, Michelle Anders, Matt Hoy, Will Hoy and Dean'na Hoy.

Published in The News-Press on Feb. 8, 2013