Obituary: Yolanda Vest, 82, Fountain.

April 21, 2020

Yolanda Vest

Obituary: Yolanda Vest, 82, Fountain.

Yolanda Jean Vest, 82, of Fountain passed away Sunday, April 5, 2020. She was born January 15, 1938 in Fountain to Moran and Bertha (Schoenherr) Chancellor. Yolanda graduated from Scottville High School in 1956. She married John R. Vest on June 25, 1957. She worked as a supervisor at Stokely’s for over 30 years.

In her spare time Yolanda enjoyed sewing, bird watching, fishing, family, baking, cooking, and gardening. 

Yolanda will be greatly missed by her husband, John R. Vest; her children, Wanda (Jim L.) Marrison, John D (Victoria) Vest, and Maryann Miller; her grandchildren, Jim W. (Kim) Marrison, Kelly (Rob) Purtee, Michael (Miranda) Vest; her great-grandchildren, Tiler Marrison, Mason Marrison, Katlyn Knudsen, Allison Purtee, Jordin Vest, Draic Vest, and Hunter Vest; her step-great-grandchildren, Lacie Schaefer and Brandon Schaefer; and her brother, Jerry (Shirley) Chancellor.

Yolanda was preceded in death by her parents.

According to her wishes, cremation has taken place and there are no services planned at this time.

Memorial contributions in Yolanda’s name may be directed to the Scottville Area Senior Center, 140 S. Main St., Scottville, MI 49454.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Oak Grove Funeral Home of Ludington,


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