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Donald "Chubb" Yarnell

Born: Sun., Sep. 12, 1926
Died: Sat., Sep. 26, 2015


Memorial Service

1:00 PM Thu., Oct. 08, 2015
Location: Kader-Neff Funeral Home


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Donald R. "Chubb" Yarnell, 88, of Hublersburg, passed away Saturday, September 26, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

He was born September 12, 1926 in Mingoville, a son of the late George and Mildred Harnish Yarnell. Don was married to Edna Tallman, who preceded him in death on December 24, 2004.

Chubb was a railroad maintenance man for many years with the Pennsylvania Railroad and Conrail.

He was of Protestant faith.

He proudly served his country during the Second World War in the United States Navy.

He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving him are two sisters, Betty Vuccola of Mill Hall and  Marie Koch of Clintondale; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded by a sister, Louise Yarnell ; and two brothers, Fred and Robert Yarnell.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 1:00 pm at Kader-Neff Funeral Home and Cremation Services,135 West Main St., Howard with Rev. Nancy Kuhns officiating.

Memorials may be made to Trinity U.C.C  355 Hublersburg Road , Bellefonte, Pa. 16823

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Willis Tallman
   Posted Wed October 07, 2015
Uncle Chubb used to take me hunting in every field from Lamar to Mingoville; we shared many very special hours and days together. And then there was his famous baked beans! My wife, Suzanne, and I send our heartfelt condolences to the rest of the family. He will be missed but forever in our hearts.