June D. Phillippy Yakscoe, 82, Mountain Top, died Dec. 19, 2016, at Smith Health Care from complications of Alzheimer’s disease.
She was born in Norristown, daughter of Florence (Hughes) and Paul Phillippy.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Andrew, in 2014; son, Scott, in 2010; sister, Shirley; and brothers, Paul, Robert, Norman and Daniel.
June is survived by her daughter, Dr. Barbara Sauls (Frederick) and Sandra, both of Mountain Top; grandchildren, Allisia (Daniel) and Jared; and great-granddaughter, Alyse.
Burial will be in Albert Cemetery, Mountain Top, at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours.
The family requests that memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association , 57 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA18701, or the SPCA of Luzerne County, 524 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA18702.