Glovene E. Youngkin

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Glovene E. Youngkin

December 03, 1923 - December 01, 2018

Glovene E. Youngkin Glovene E. Youngkin, 94, of Berwick, died on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, a resident of the Berwick Retirement Village. Glovene was a resident of her home in Berwick her entire life.
She was born Dec. 3, 1923, in Berwick, a daughter of the late George and Dora (Rohrbach) Grasley.

Throughout her younger years, Glovene attended the Berwick area schools and later graduated from the Berwick High School in1941.
On Sept. 8, 1943, Glovene married her loving husband William B. Youngkin of Berwick, who preceded her in death on March 11, 1984.

For more than 28 years, Glovene was employed by Consolidated Cigar, retiring in 1986.
She was a member of the Bethany United Methodist Church, Berwick, and a member of the Martha Sunday School Class, the 25 Year Club of the Cigar Plant, and Senior Circle of the Berwick Hospital.
Glovene enjoyed spending her time maintaining her home and yard, shopping, and cherished time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughter, Susan Fenton and husband, Rev. John Fenton, of Berwick; granddaughter, Julie Shearer and husband Eric, of Northumberland; and three great‑grandchildren, George F., William F., and Laura F. Shearer.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded by three brothers, Kenneth, Glen, and Doyle Grasley; and one sister, Christine Smith. She was the last member of her immediate family.

Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family with her pastor, the Rev. Stephen Portner officiating.
Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Berwick.

Memorial contributions in Glovene's name are suggested to Bethany United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 116 Summerhill Ave., Berwick, PA 18603.

The Allen Funeral Home Inc., 745 Market at Eighth Streets, Bloomsburg is honored to be serving the Youngkin and Fenton families.
Friends and family wishing to send a memorial gift, share a personal memory or offer condolences to the family, a Memorial Tribute Page in Glovene's honor and a Sympathy Store are available at www.Allen‑
Published on December 2, 2018
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