Wilma Yost, 75

Wilma Yost

NEW CUMBERLAND — Wilma Yost, 75, of New Cumberland, passed away June 11, 2018.

Born in East Liverpool on Nov. 18, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Helen (Mehaffey) Staggers.

Wilma was a graduate of Wells High School. She formerly worked for 28 years in Housekeeping at East Liverpool City Hospital. She loved the outdoors, her family, and she was a Pittsburgh Steeler fan.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Yost Sr.

Surviving are two daughters, Jane Yost (Okey Leaisure) of Mississippi and Rebecca (Vincent) LaScola of Chester; a son, Robert Yost (Alema Makota) of Pittsburgh; four grandchildren, Michael Yost, Michelle (Cody) Landess, Shaina (Jake) Duty and Vincent LaScola II; two great-grandchildren, Kynslee and Gage; a sister, Grace (Fred) Moore of Negley; and a brother, Dick (Sharon) Staggers of Clarkson.

Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until time of funeral services at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 14, 201, at the Nixon Funeral Home in Newell, WV.

Private burial will be held in the Locust Hill Cemetery, Chester, WV.