Patricia Ann “Patsy” Yost, 90, of McMechen, WV, passed away Saturday, October 2, 2021, in Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital, Wheeling, WV. She was born March 12, 1931, in Wheeling, a daughter of the late Russell E. Yost, Sr. and Anna (Marchani) Yost.
Patsy has been an active member of her church and her community throughout her life. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church, McMechen, where she served as a CCD teacher for 3 years and an altar server for 4 years; a member of the Benwood Fire Department, where she volunteered at Bingo; and a volunteer and former Athletic Board member at St. James Catholic School and Bishop Donahue High School.
In addition to her parents, Patsy was preceded in death by a sister, Betty DeLoretta; and an aunt Patricia Kirker. She is survived by her son, Brian (Heidi) Yost of Baltimore, MD; brother, Russell E. Yost, Jr. (Ruby Goddard) of Moundsville, WV; grandchildren, Justin (Kate) Yost, Sara (Kyle) Powers and Hannah Yost (Joe Price); great-grandchildren, Brooks, Wesley and Theodore “Teddy” Yost, and Corra, Everette and Rowynn Powers; nephews, Russell E. (Yukari) Yost, III, and Robert (Debbie) Yost; great-nieces, Alisa, Keri, Juli & Tristan; great-nephew, Cody; great-great-niece, Ava; cousin, Twila; and her dog, Noel.
In accordance with Patsy’s wishes, she will be cremated. There will be no visitation or services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall County Animal Shelter, 37 Animal Shelter Drive, Moundsville, WV 26041.
Arrangements by CARE Funeral & Cremation Specialists, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville, WV. Online condolences may be offered to the family at carechapel.com.