The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

November 21, 2013

Alice Jane Yeager

SRHS volunteer belonged to pin leagues, card clubs

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- — Most recently, Alice resided at John XXIII Home in Hermitage.

She was born Jan. 23, 1926, in Perry Township, Mercer County, to Leda Orvilla and Arthur Jacob Klotz.

On June 28, 1947, Alice married her childhood sweetheart, Leland “Pete” David Yeager. Alice and her husband lived most of their married lives in Orangeville, Ohio, and in 1968 moved to Sharpsville. After nearly 25 years of marriage, Pete died in 1971.

Alice leaves behind three sons, Thomas, Springfield, Ill.; James, Lone Tree, Colo.; and John, Manchester Village, Vt. Alice had eight grandchildren.

Alice was a devoted homemaker who was known among family and friends for her lovely home and the memorable events she hosted there. For many years, Alice and her family were involved in First United Methodist Church, Sharpsville.

She was named “Volunteer of the Year” for Sharon Regional Health System after contributing 8,500 hours of volunteer service. Her hobbies included bowling in several leagues and  she was a passionate member of a number of card-playing clubs.

The family has requested memorial contributions be made in her memory to MHMH-Alzheimer’s Research at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Attention: Michelle Clark, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756. Please note on your check “In memory of Alice Yeager.”


Mrs. Leland “Pete” David (Alice Jane), 87, Hermitage.

Calling hours: 2 p.m. to time of service Sunday (11-24-13) in First United Methodist Church, 148 E. Shenango St., Sharpsville. Condolences to the family may be expressed by visiting

Service: Memorial service at 3 p.m. Sunday in the church with the Rev. Joseph Yurko officiating.

Arrangements by HAROLD W. STEVENSON FUNERAL HOME, 264 E. State St., Sharon.