John W. Yerger Jr., 83, of Spring City, husband of Doris J. (Colflesh) Yerger, passed away on Friday, July 27 at Pottstown Hospital.
Born in West Vincent Township, he was the son of the late John W. Sr and Elizabeth (Miller) Yerger.
John was a member of Parkerford Baptist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, archery and gardening. John worked as a surveyor most of his life, for multiple local companies and was also an excellent handy-man.
Surviving with his wife of 61 years are children John W. Yerger III (Maura), Lynn Bucy (Alan), Steven Yerger (Sue), and Michael Yerger (Crystal); brother Elwin Yerger; 11 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by 2 brothers and a sister.
A Funeral Service will be Thursday, 11:30AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ltd., 329 N. Lewis Road, Royersford, with visitation from 10:00AM to 11:15AM.
In lieu of flowers, donation may be made in John’s name to Parkerford Baptist Church Memorial Fund, 92 Baptist Church Rd, Parker Ford, PA 19457