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Rebecca Yount

November 8, 2023

Rebecca Yount Obituary

Rebecca A. Yount, 66, of Mayport died Wednesday evening, November 8, 2023 at her home following an illness.

Born on April 15, 1957 in Dubois, she was the daughter of the late Melvin Bonfardin and Virginia Huff McClellan.

She was a 1975 graduate of Brookville High School and had been employed by WRC as a caregiver and retired from Wal-Mart after 21 ½ years.

On December 17, 2018 in Brookville she married Dennis Yount. He survives.

Her interests included going to camp with her “Sweetheart”, watching black and white movies, diamond art painting, spending time at home with her family and being a Grandma.

Those surviving in addition to her husband are sons, Joshua (Geena) Long and Michael Long; her brother, Lance (Tracy) Bonfardine; her sisters, Rita Bonfardine, Sandy (Bill) Patterson, Tina Dinger and Melissa Bonfardine; her grandchildren, Sawyer, Lucille and Theodore Long; her step parents, James McClellan and Luella Bonfardin; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and step mother, Helen Bonfardin she was preceded in death by her brothers, Louie and Joseph Bonfardine.

Final arrangements for Mrs. Yount were entrusted to Furlong Funeral Home, 50 Broad St., Summerville, PA. 

A “Celebration of Life” will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2023 at Shannondale Social Hall at 11 AM.

Interment will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Benezette, Elk County, PA.

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