Philip A. Yoho, 78, of Mallory Road, Wampum, peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017.
Born Oct. 3, 1938, in the home he passed in, Philip was the son of the late Harvey and Pearl Kelly Yoho.
He was married for 53 years to Lorena Ilene Weatherby Yoho, who passed away April 12, 2012.
Philip loved growing up on the family farm. During high school, he won the Keystone Farmer Award. Following graduation, he was dairy farmer for 20 years. He also worked and retired from Medusa Cement Co.
Philip was an avid outdoorsman. He loved to hunt, trap and cut firewood. He cherished time spent with his family.
Survivors include a son, Jeff (Darlene) Yoho of Wampum; a daughter, Stacey (Robert) Krisuk of Wampum; a brother, Russel (Virginia) Yoho of Mayville, N.Y.; five grandchildren, Tia Pennington-Curry, Ashlee Stankovich, Kalene Bowser, Jeffrey Yoho and Jimmy Pennington; four great-grandchildren, Izabella, Brady, Everrett and Stella.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and two sisters, Eleanor Yoho Davenport and Elsie Yoho Macri.
Per Philip's instructions, no public services will be held. Private family service was held, and interment took place in Graceland Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Marshall Funeral Home, Wampum.
Online condolences may be made at marshallsfh.com.
Published on September 10, 2017