Emma R. Yorkey
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Emma R. Yorkey, 101, formerly of Old Zionsville, died June 2, 2020 in Mosser Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Charles W. Yorkey, Sr. Born in Old Zionsville, she was the daughter of the late William Keck and Mary R. (Frey) Eck. She was a cook in the Lehigh Valley area for many years before retiring. She was a member of Old Zionsville U.C.C., various senior citizens groups, and was a life member and past vice president of Upper Milford Western District Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. Emma is survived by her children, Nancy E. wife of James Stiffinella of Bethlehem, Stella E. Yorkey of Breinigsville, Shirley A. wife of Arthur C. Hillegas, III of East Greenville; brother, Franklin Eck of Minnesota; 14 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, and 8 great great grandchildren. She was predeceased by children, Charles Yorkey, Jr., Howard Yorkey, Vinnie L. Boger, Joseph Yorkey, Arlene Hepplewhite, and John J. Yorkey. Graveside services in Old Zionsville U.C.C. Cemetery will be private. Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus is handling arrangements. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, the American Cancer Society, or the Arthritis Foundation.

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Published in Morning Call on Jun. 3, 2020.
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June 11, 2020
Dear Stella,

I'm sorry to hear about your mom, at a time like this there are no words. Know that I am thinking about you and you are in my prayers.

Janice Kacsur
June 5, 2020
Enjoyed visiting Emma with my therapy dog. Sweet lady, she will be missed.
Karen Csencsits
June 4, 2020
To the Family: So sorry for Your loss.
Mary Ann Miller
June 4, 2020
so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family
Marlene Frey
Ricky and Karen Moyer
Marlene frey
June 4, 2020
Emma was my second Mother and I love her as a Mom and Friend. Rest in piece.
Donna Bauer/ Raudebush
June 3, 2020
Love and condolences to all family and friends. RIP Grandma. With love.
John Yorkey
June 3, 2020
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John Yorkey
June 2, 2020
Nancy, Shirley & Stella: I will always remember Mom and her wonderful smile (would light up the room). It was an honor to work with her and get to know you ladies. May she RIP
Liz DeSantis
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