Patricia Rae Yost
April 14, 1944 ‒ June 26, 2014
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Patricia “Patty” Rae Yost, age 70, of Sycamore Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 14, 1944 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to the late Ray and Eileen (Vanatta) Thompson. For over 28 years Patty was employed in the accounting department for Ariel and served as the fiscal officer of Miller Township for sixteen years. She was a member of Brandon Baptist Church and owned and operated the Yost Hitching Post in Brandon.
Patty loved to quilt and took great pride in making a blanket for each of her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed oil painting and working the earth in her vegetable and flower gardens, but most important to her was the quality time she spent with her family.
She is survived by her husband Thomas Yost, her daughter, Wendy Morton of Utica, step-children, James (Janna) Yost of Utica and Pam (Rick) Clapham of Sunbury, five grandchildren, Elizabeth Morton, Nathan Morton, Jared Yost, Justin Yost and Jason Clapham, eleven great grandchildren, a great great granddaughter, two brothers, Steve (Janet) Thompson of Mount Vernon and Terry Thompson of Mount Vernon, many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may call on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home where a funeral service will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. Pastor Marvin Haught will be officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Patricia’s name may be made to the Knox County Humane Society or Hospice of Knox County.
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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Patricia Rae Yost.