Harry Yebernetsky, 84, of Glen Hope died Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013 at his residence. He was born April 24, 1929 at Madera, a son of the late Wasco and Annie (Peslipsky) Yebernetsky.
He was a lifelong parishioner of the St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, Ramey. He served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War.
For 39 years, he was the owner and operator of the Yebernetsky Mink Ranch of Glen Hope. He was a life member of the Richard L. Beers VFW Post No. 7043, Blain City.
He was also a life member of the National Rifle Association, the Pennsylvania Trappers Association and the National Trappers Association.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and trapping. He was a metal detector enthusiast and coin collector. He was known for holding and attending area flea markets.
On April 23, 1955 at the St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, he married Delores Ann Slinkosky Yebernetsky, who survives of Glen Hope.
He’s survived by a son and daughter, Gregory (Beverly) Yebernetsky of Hedgesville, WV and Diane (Jerry) Belgin of Coalport.
He’s survived by four grandchildren, Benjamin (Audra) Yebernetsky, Autumn Yebernetsky, Sarah Belgin and Samantha Belgin and a great-grandson, Andrew Yebernetsky.
He’s also survived by three siblings, George Yebernetsky of Madera Kathryn Youhon of Brisbin and John (Helen) Yebernetsky of DuBois.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by siblings, Annie Daniel, Wasco “Lefty” Yebernetsky, Mike Yebernetsky, Mary Fetchu, Evelyn Checkaneck, Margaret Kitko and Nancy Wasilko.
Friends will be received from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. at the Kruise Funeral Home Inc. of Ramey. A Parastas Service will be sung at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home by Fr. Anthony Balistreri.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church in Ramey with Fr. Anthony Balistreri officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery in Ramey, with full military honors accorded by the Richard L. Beers V.F.W. Honor Guard.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, P.O. Box 205, Ramey, PA 16671 or to Clearfield Hospital Hospice, P.O. Box 992, Clearfield, PA 16830.
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