Peter Yandric, 81, of 1003 Park Place, Mechanicsburg, died Monday, November 1, 2010 in his home.
He was a retired employee of Bethlehem Steel Corp. with 44 years of service and a US Navy Veteran of World War II, serving with the Seabees.
He was a member of St. Nicholas Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church, Oberlin, VFW Post, Boiling Springs, American Legion Post 109, Mechanicsburg, Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 382, Steelton, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Carlisle, Verhovay Home Assn., and an honorary member of Friendship Fire Co. Club, Bressler, the Dutch Club and the 5th Ward Republican Club.
Pete was preceded in death by his companion of 45 years, Edna McKillips and is survived by two brothers, Steven Yandric of Las Vegas, NV and Marko Yandric of Pittsburgh; numerous nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his companion, Joan DiSante of Camp Hill.
Pete was also preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Miscevich, Dorothy Sill and Caroline Matijevich; four brothers, George, Adam, Louis and Nicholas Yandric.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 5, 2010 at 1:00 pm in St. Nicholas Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church with Rev. Christopher S. Rocknage officiating. Burial will be in Churchville Cemetery, Oberlin. A viewing will be held on Friday from 11:00 am until 12:30 pm in Wiedeman Funeral Home, 357 S. Second St., Steelton.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Nicholas Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church, 601 S. Harrisburg St., Oberlin, Steelton, PA 17113 or to the charity of the donor's choice. www.wiedemanfuneralhome.com www.pennlive.com/obits
Published by Patriot-News from Nov. 3 to Nov. 4, 2010.