2008-11-20 / Obituaries

Zella K. Minnick

Danville, Va., 94

Zella K. Yonker Minnick, 94, Danville, Va., died Saturday, November 15, 2008, at Danville Regional Medical Center in Danville.

Born September 27, 1914, in Little Orleans, Md., she was the daughter of the late Edward Yonker Sr. and Bessie May Carnell Yonker and the widow of Harvey O. Minnick Sr., who died January 26, 1994.

She was retired from the city of Chicago Board of Education as a school teacher.

She was a member of Post 837 Budlong American Legion Auxiliary, Chicago.

She is survived by a son, Harvey O. Minnick Jr., Danville, Va.; a sister, Pauline Ward, Warfordsburg; and two brothers: George and Edward Yonker, both of Little Orleans, Md.

She was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Minnick; two brothers: Delmar and Ralph Yonker; and two sisters: Erma Alexander and Mary Anderson.

Funeral services ill be held Thursday, November 20, at 11:00 a.m., at the Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. Rev. Duane Jenson will officiate. Burial will be made in Piney Plains United Methodist Cemetery, Little Orleans, Md.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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