Kevin Anthony Yerkes

Norwich - Kevin Anthony Yerkes unexpectedly passed away on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013.

Kevin Anthony was born on June 22, 2012. During his short months here on Earth he has touched many lives and was loved deeply by family and friends. He will always be remembered in our hearts.

He is greeted in Heaven by his grandmothers', Vivian Potts and Debbie Wallace; and his uncle, Kevin McCarthy.

Kevin is mourned on Earth by his loving parents, Dane Yerkes and Anna McKinstry; sister, Nevaeh Yerkes; and half-sister, Aniyah Yerkes; his great-grandmothers', Alene Pye and Elizabeth "Betsy" Dunn; grandparents, Mary and Wayne Dunn; aunts and uncles, Kimberly and Michael Ware, Ericka and Scott Avery, Kathleen and Jason Traylor, Shaylonda Wallace, and Lasharae Rock. He is also survived by numerous great aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be private but there will be a memorial at 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Dane's sisters' home at 54 Middle Road, Preston, all are welcome.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family for a future bereavement fund. Kathleen Traylor, sister of the father, 860-887-4416, is in charge of arrangements.

Published in The Day on Jan. 13, 2013