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Barbara L. "Barb" Yost

5/21/1951 - 9/6/2019

MANITO ~ Barbara Lee “Barb” Yost, 68, of Manito, passed away at 3:07 a.m. Friday, September 6, 2019 at Hallmark House Nursing Center in Pekin.

Born May 21, 1951 in Peoria to Joseph and Lee Beth (Korb) Sonderman, she married Mike Yost on November 13, 1971 in Pekin.  He survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Tracie (Raymond) Linson of Pekin; one grandson, Tyler Linson of Pekin; one granddaughter, Ali (Chase) Howard of Pekin; one great-granddaughter, Emma Howard of Pekin and one brother, Tom (Janet) Sonderman of Pekin and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one infant daughter, Jillian Marie.

She had worked for East Peoria Dental Group as a dental assistant, retiring in 1997.

Barb enjoyed doing crafts, especially greeting cards.  She will be especially missed by her Aussiedoodle, Sydney.

Her private graveside service will be at Prairie Haven Cemetery in Pekin.  Chaplain Carole Hoke will officiate.  There will be no visitation.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Tazewell Animal Protective Society, 100 Taps Lane, Pekin, IL 61554.

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