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Irene Julia Yanchek

April 3, 1919 ~ February 7, 2017 (age 97)
Irene Julia (Greeno) Yanchek, 97, wife of the late Anthony Joseph Yanchek of Phoenixville, PA died on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 in the Sanatoga Center.


Born on April 3, 1919 in Tomah, Wisconsin she was a daughter of the late Earl and Lillian (Shepherd) Greeno.


Irene worked as a clerk at the former Valley Forge General Hospital She was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ, the Phoenixville Moose Lodge, and the Ladies Auxiliary of the V.F.W. in Phoenixville.


She is survived by:

daughter, Dorothea wife of Vincent DeFusco of Spring City

4 Grandchildren:

Vincent DeFusco III and wife Diane

Brenda Leister and husband Robert

Daniel DeFusco and wife Gail

Mark DeFusco and wife Nancy

4 Great Grandchildren:

Linette Leister

Sarah DeFusco

Taryn DeFusco

Larissa DeFusco

She was preceded in death by 7 sisters and 3 brothers


Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Service from the Devlin Rosmos Kepp & Gatcha Funeral Home, 517 S. Main Street, Phoenixville, PA on Monday, February 13, 2017 at 11:00 am with Rev. Raymond Jachowski officiating.


Burial will follow in Morris Cemetery.

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