We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Thursday, August 21, 2008 for 54 year old
Richard Yankey of Chester, IL who passed away Sunday, August 17, 2008.
Richard was born June 29, 1954 in Red Bud, IL, the son of Norman and
Wanda (Herring) Yankey. He married Betty Goeddel on June 19, 1971 and she
survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are two daughters, Kim Welton and Laurie Richardet both of
Chester, IL. His step-mother, Pearl Yankey of Chester, IL. Eight siblings,
Deb Mehrer of Tennessee, Michael Baughman of Evansville, IL, Donna Steele,
Jeff Baughman and Angie McAdams all of Perryville, MO, Michael Yankey of
Chester, IL, Krista McDermott of Korea and Tara McDermott of Pinckneyville,
IL. Special friend, Carol Moss. Four grandchildren also survive along with
several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.
Friends are calling from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at the
Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Richard Yankey will be Thursday, August 21, 2008 at
1pm from the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Phillip
Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to the American Heart Association or to the
American Diabetes Association.