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Wallace L. "Butch" Yashinski

May 5, 1940 ~ May 3, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Wallace Yashinski Obituary

Wallace L. (Butch) Yashinski, 83, of Reno, PA.,  passed away on May 3, 2023 after a period of declining health.

                Born March 5, 1940 in Oil City, PA., he was the son of the late Walter & Miriam VanWormer Yashinski.

Wallace graduated from Oil City High School  in 1959.

Out of high school, he started working for Weaver Buick, and later worked for Wolf’s Head and Pennzoil.

In 1972 he married the former Ethel Gilson and she preceded him in death in 2001.

Butch enjoyed watching all sports, backyard activities and daily trips for lottery tickets.

He was a member of the VFW, Moose, Eagles, PNA, and the Pulaski Club.

He is survived by a brother

Bill Yashinski Sr. & his wife Carol of Reno

And their children

Bill Yashinski Jr.

Jeff (Lisa) Yashinski

Greg (Jennifer) Yashinski

Beth (Erin) Yashinski

Great nieces and nephews

Chelsie, Madison & Jaden

Also survived by nephews

Jimmy (Tammy ) Yashinski

Bill (Lisa) Gilbert

Ronnie (Chris) Gilbert

Chuck Gilbert

Danny (Anne) Gilbert

And many other nieces and nephews and VanWormer cousins

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife and a sister Shirley Gilbert.

The Reinsel Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Childrens Hospital.

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