Eleanor R. Yergey

ELEANOR R. YERGEY, 90, OF POTTSTOWN Eleanor R. (Rudy) Yergey, 90, of Pottstown, wife of the late John E. Yergey, passed away on Sunday at Sanatoga Center Nursing Home. Born in Pottstown, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary (Koscikovska) Rudy. Eleanor was a member of St. John The Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church in Pottstown. Surviving are daughters, Susan J. Reigner, wife of Howard, of Gilbertsville, and Patricia A. Allegrucci, wife of Michael, of Ohio; granddaughters, Casie Gordan and Cortnie Sproul, and step grandsons Eric and Dean Reigner. Along with her husband and parents, she is predeceased by five brothers and two sisters. A funeral service will be Friday, 10:30 a.m. at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville with Fr. Nicholas DeProspero officiating. Burial will follow in St. John's Cemetery, Pottstown. Visitation will be Friday from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Eleanor's name to St. John's Byzantine Church, 301 Cherry Street, Pottstown, PA 19464. View obituaries or send condolences at www.catagnusfuneralhomes.com

Published in The Mercury on Sept. 27, 2011