Anthony T. "Butch" Yeager

MOUNT CARMEL — Anthony T. "Butch" Yeager, 56, of Mount Carmel, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2013, at his residence following a long battle with cancer.

He was born in Ashland, July 29, 1956, a son of the late William and Ethel (Snyder) Yeager.

He married the former Debra Weikel June 2, 1995.

Anthony was a caregiver for his mother-in-law, Shirley Weikel, whom he loved very much.

He enjoyed working on cars.

In addition to his wife and mother-in-law, he is survived by a son, Shean Yeager, of Mount Carmel; two brothers, Harry and Larry, both of Mount Carmel; four sisters, Rose, of Shamokin, Donna, of Lewisburg, Mary, of Sunbury, and Nancy, of Tharptown; numerous nieces and nephews, and his dog, Rilie.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, William and Ralph, and a nephew, Ralph Jr.


YEAGER — Anthony T. "Butch" Yeager, 56, of Mount Carmel. Funeral services are private. Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, Sunbury, has charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home
395 State St Sunbury, PA 17801
(570) 286-5655

Published in The News Item on July 20, 2013