Linda L. Updegrove

LINDA L. UPDEGROVE, 64, OF DOUGLASSVILLE Linda L. (Yostin) Updegrove, 64, of Douglassville, PA, died on Monday, September 24, 2012 at the Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, Pottstown, PA. Born in Pottstown, she was the daughter of the late Gerard and Amelia Yostin. She was a bus driver for Klein Transportation, bartended at the Monarch Fire Company, where she was a member of the ladies auxiliary and fire police. She also bartended for the Kulptown Fire Company. She was a member of the Fire Police Association of Berks County, the Birdsboro Sportsmen's Club, the Berks County Firemen's Association and the American Legion Auxiliary for 24 years. Survivors include her companion, Wayne Gaugler; one son, Rudy M. Updegrove and his fianc, Shanna Goza of Douglassville; two daughters, Patty Updegrove of Pottstown and Lisa Updegrove of Ohio; brother, Bud Rivenberg of Norristown, PA; seven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; three nieces, and one nephew. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte Street, Pottstown. Interment will be in Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown, PA. Friends may call from 9:30 - 11 a.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family to assist with expenses, c/o Wayne Gaugler, 1236 E. Main Street, Douglassville, PA 19518.

Published in The Mercury on Sept. 26, 2012