Cumberland Times-News


April 16, 2014


OAKLAND — Leatrice Mildred “Lee” Yost, 87, of Oakland, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

Born on Oct. 24, 1926, in Crellin, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Anna (Peterson) Lee.

She had been employed at Garrett County Memorial Hospital, Cornish Manor, Big Tee Burger and Tomanetti’s. Lee was a member of the Crellin Assembly of God Church. She was a loving mother and grandmother who will always be remembered as a woman who loved her husband dearly.

She is survived by three sons, Keith Cannon and wife Harriet of Oakland, Jerry Cannon and wife Louise of Grand Haven, Mich., and Harold Cannon and wife Peggy of Oakland; grandchildren, Jason Cannon, Beth Sivillis, Shelli Hill, Bryan Cannon and Kerri Everd; six great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Norma Liston and Phyllis Edgar; and a brother, George Lee.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Harry Lee Yost, in 2012; and a grandson, Mark Cannon.

Friends will be received at the Burdock-Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A., 21 N. 2nd St., Oakland, on Friday, April 18, 2014, from 4 to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, April 19, 2014, from 10 to 11 a.m. at which time a funeral service will be held with Pastor Paul Snyder officiating.

Interment will follow in the Garrett County Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 with memo: To be used in Garrett County, Maryland.

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