Dorothy Mae Yohn, 86 years old, passed away Sunday, April 29, 2018 at her home in Newport. She was born May 7, 1931 in Marysville to Raymond and Emma (Morris) Fickes. She was a member of the former Trinity United Church of Christ in New Bloomfield and past member of the Perry Valley Grange.
Dorothy was the widow of George W. Yohn Sr. and is survived by her sons George W. Yohn Jr, Danny L. Yohn and Larry G. Yohn of Newport; daughter Susan Ann Wilson of Dauphin; eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, James E. Yohn, brothers Robert, John and Ralph Fickes and sister Mary Smith.
Services will be held Thursday from the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport with a visitation from 10 AM until the service at 11 AM with Pastor Mary Kay Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Newport Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to Perry County Animal Rescue, 507 Sugar Run Road, Millerstown, Pa. 17062.