Lucille Caprari Yager  December 22 1943  December 2 2022

Lucille Caprari Yager December 22 1943 December 2 2022

December 22 1943 December 2 2022
Obituary Lucille (Caprari) Yager, 78, of Old Forge died Friday evening in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center. She and her husband, Joseph Yager, would have celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on February 17. Raised in Old Forge, daughter of the late John and Elda Caprari, she was a graduate of Old Forge High School. Lucille worked in Washington, DC as a legislative administrative assistant in her younger years. She later was employed by Owens-Illinois, and subsequently became the manager of the Old Forge Borough. She also was a legislative administrative assistant for the office of the PA State Representative. Before retirement, she was the administrator of the Sewage Agency at the Old Forge Borough. A passionate environmental advocate, Lucille belonged to the PCB Committee, responsible for the first small-town contamination clean-up in the United States in the 1980’s. In years past, she participated in area bowling leagues, particularly the Hammers Jammers, where she met her loving husband. She enjoyed playing pinochle and blackjack. Of Roman Catholic faith, she was a parishioner of St. Mary of the Assumption Church (Prince of Peace Parish), Old Forge. Surviving are two daughters, Andrea Haddock, and husband Michael, of Exeter and Joel Yager Humphrey, and husband Robert, of Fulton, NY; two grandchildren, Renee Haddock and Leah Haddock; a brother, John Caprari, and wife Carla, of Bethlehem; an aunt, Edna Queeney, of NJ; an uncle, Albert Rogo, and wife Vilma, of CT; and nieces and nephews. The funeral will begin Friday at 9:15 AM from Ferri & Gillette Funeral Services, LLC, 522 Fallon St., Old Forge with Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 in Prince of Peace Parish, 123 W. Grace St., Old Forge to be celebrated by the Rev. August A. Ricciardi, pastor. Interment services will follow in Old Forge Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call Thursday evening from 6:00 – 9:00 PM at the funeral home. To leave an online condolence visit www.ferrigillettefuneralservices.com. To send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of Lucille (Caprari) Yager, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Lucille Caprari Yager December 22 1943 December 2 2022.

Victor M Ferri Funeral Home

Death notice for the town of: Old Forge, state: Pennsylvania

death notice Lucille Caprari Yager December 22 1943 December 2 2022

obituary notice Lucille Caprari Yager December 22 1943 December 2 2022

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