Barbara Yonkers

Obituary of Barbara J. Yonkers

Barbara J. Yonkers, 72, of Jamestown passed away Sunday (March 15, 2020) in UPMC Hamot, Erie, PA. A lifelong area resident she was born March 28, 1947 in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Herman and Jeanette Johnson Yonkers. Barbara was a 1964 graduate of Jamestown High School and prior to retirement was employed by Lutheran Social Services. She enjoyed her family, grandchildren, great grandchildren and playing bingo. Surviving are two sons: Richard Ivan (Veronica) Johnston Jr. of Gerry, Richard Allen Johnston of Jamestown; a daughter Bonnie Sue Warner (Scott Carlson) of Jamestown; ten grandchildren: Richard Ivan (Kristina) Johnston III, Ashley Johnston, James Johnston, Brianna Skuggen (Courtney Sawaya), Daryn Himes, Brittany (Brandon) Whippo, Justin Johnston, Cory Warner, Melissa Warner (Jason Johnson), Joshua Warner; several great grandchildren; two brothers: Paul Gordonson of Jamestown, Norman (Judy) Yonkers of Jamestown; a sister Lucille (Bill) Hall of W.E. Jamestown and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by four sisters: Millie Mosher, Virginia Yonkers, Julie Charles, Shirley Strand; a brother Marvin Yonkers and a sister-in-law Deloris Gordonson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Rev. Al Myers pastor of Levant Wesleyan Church will officiate. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery. Friends will be received by the family from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home. Memorials may be donated to Jamestown Boys and Girls Club, 62 Allen St., Jamestown, NY 14701.
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Thursday
19
March

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
Friday
20
March

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Friday, March 20, 2020
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
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