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 Carolynne Sarah Yunk

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Carolynne Sarah Yunk

  • Birth 17 Dec 1943 Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Death 27 Jun 1960 Concord, Contra Costa County, California, USA
  • Burial Lafayette, Contra Costa County, California, USA
  • Plot Oakmont View - 21 S - 27 E - 2 A
  • Memorial ID 103647569

Daughter of Arno Michael Yunk and Irene Meindl Yunk;

Sister of Robert Yunk;

Granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Yunk and of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Meindl, all of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Carolynne attended Clayton Valley High School in Concord, California.

Tragically, Carolynne lost her life in an automobile accident, along with two high school friends.

The funeral was held on June 30, 1960, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Walnut Creek.... along with her family and friends of the family, it was also attended by many of Carolynne's classmates and friends from Clayton Valley High School.

Carolynne Sarah Yunk was only 16 years old.

She is remembered by the families and friends who knew and loved her.

*Note: Carolynne's father, Arno, died in 1991 and is buried beside her.

...Oakland Tribune, 28 June, 1960

YUNK, Carolynne Sarah, in a Concord
Hospital, June 27, 1960, of 175 Los
Banos Avenue, Walnut Creek; beloved
Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arno M. Yunk;
loving sister of Robert Yunk of Walnut
Creek; dear granddaughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Otto Meindl and Mr. and Mrs. Carl
Yunk, all of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
A native of Wisconsin; aged 16 years.
Services will be held at Trinity Lutheran
Church, 2317 Buena Vista, Walnut Creek,
on Thursday, June 30, at 11 a.m.
Interment and concluding prayers at
Oakmont Memorial Park Cemetery,
Lafayette; the Rev. Ortwin R. Janke of
the Grace Lutheran Church, El Cerrito,
will officiate. Services to be conducted
by Hull's Walnut Creek Chapel, 1139
Saranap Boulevard (off Boulevard Way).

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  • Created by: Diane Parker
  • Added: 16 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103647569
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Carolynne Sarah Yunk (17 Dec 1943–27 Jun 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103647569, citing Oakmont Memorial Park, Lafayette, Contra Costa County, California, USA ; Maintained by Diane Parker (contributor 47311015) .