Kathryn M. Yost, 81, of Shepherd, passed away Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at the Isabella County Medical Care Facility in Mt. Pleasant. Kathryn was born Dec. 26, 1932 in Alma, the daughter of Oscar and Isabelle Denton Holiday. On Feb. 9, 1952, she married William "Tom" Yost in Oil City. Mr. Yost passed away in 1973. Kathryn was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Oil City, and was a homemaker whose love for her family was most important.
Funeral services for Kathryn will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, at 1 p.m. from the Rowley Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant, with Pastor Mark Beers of the Midland Missionary Church officiating. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Mt. Pleasant next to her husband.
The family will greet friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, and on Tuesday, from noon until time of services at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to the
. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.
Kathryn is survived by her children, William David (Jeanne) Yost of Midland, Randy (Deb) Yost of Shepherd, Daniel (Tammy) Yost of Ludington, Pam (Dan) Ames of Shepherd, Diane (Ed) Porter of Shepherd and Janet (Rick) Little of Midland; 15 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; a brother, Billy Holiday of Alma; and a sister, Karen Kay (Duane) Emerick of Florida.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a sister, Rose; and a daughter, Cindy.
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