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 Rita Ann <I>Whaling</I> Yochim

Rita Ann Whaling Yochim

Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 13 Feb 2017 (aged 92)
Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 176336233 · View Source
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Rita Ann (Whaling) Yochim, age 92, passed away Monday, February 13, 2017, at Forestview Health Care Center at Springhill. Born in Erie, on July 27, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Mary (Loftus) Whaling.

She was a graduate of Academy High School, Class of 1942, and was a member of St. George Catholic Church for over 60 years. Along with her husband, Tony, she enjoyed traveling, golfing, dancing, swimming and playing cards.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, John and David Whaling.

Survivors include her husband of 70 years, Anthony P. "Tony" Yochim; a son, James A. Yochim, Erie; a daughter, Mary Ann Yochim, Florida; a sister, Mary May, Erie; sister-in-laws, Theresa Whaling and Helen Rindosh; and several nieces and nephews.

No calling hours will be observed. Friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Monday at 11 a.m. at St. George Church, 5145 Peach Street.

Private burial is in Trinity Cemetery.

Published in the Erie Times-News on Feb. 19, 2017 - See more

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  • Created by: Robin Slater Boyd
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rita Ann Whaling Yochim (27 Jul 1924–13 Feb 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176336233, citing Trinity Cemetery, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Robin Slater Boyd (contributor 48616118) .