OLEAN - Elaine J. "Evy" Yeager, of 504 King St. and 1737 Gargoyle Road, passed away Saturday (April 27, 2013) at The Pines Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center following an illness.
Elaine was born Oct. 1, 1952, in Olean, the daughter of Lyle and Delores "Dolly" Fries Estes. She was formerly married to Rickie Yeager.
Elaine was a 1970 graduate of Olean High School. She worked at Quality Markets for 34 years at both the Olean and Ellicottville stores. She retired from the Randolph Quality Market when Tops took over around 2009.
Elaine was a member of St. Mary's Church in Olean. She enjoyed bowling at Corral Lanes and Bowlean and was a member of several area bowling leagues. Elaine was formerly a member of the Olean Moose Club
Elaine is survived by her mother, Delores Estes of Olean; a son, Joseph C. (Sara) Yeager of Olean; two brothers, Bruce Estes of Olean and Raymond Estes of Newark, Del.; and many nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home Inc., 646 E. State St., Olean, and again from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday (May 3, 2013), with a memorial service at 10 a.m. The Rev. Gregory J. Dobson will officiate. Burial will be in the St. Bonaventure Cemetery, Allegany.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church, 202 S. Union St., Olean, NY 14760; or to
, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences may be made to www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralhome.com.