Irvin F. Yerger Jr.
Irvin F. Yerger Jr., 79, of Wes-cosville, died Aug. 9, 2013, in his home. He was the husband of Joan J. (Kneller) Yerger. Born in Frackville, Schuylkill County, he was the son of the late Irvin F. Sr. and Caroline A. (Spears) Yerger.
He was employed as a truck driver for various companies in the Lehigh Valley for many years before retiring.
He was a member of the Orefield congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.
He is survived by his wife; daughters, Jo Anne and her husband Chris Schoemaker and Darlene and her husband Randy Kepner, both of Orefield, Susan Y. and her husband Robert Stas of Wescosville, Mari L. and her husband David Trenge, of Zionsville; stepchildren, David R. Ehret and his wife Debbie of Allentown, Gail J. and her husband Edward Dunn of Andreas, Joy A. and her husband Randy Steigerwalt of Zionsville; siblings, George and David, Lillie Korn; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; one stepgreat-grandson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Orefield Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.
A memorial service will be held 4 p.m. Aug. 18, in the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 4733 Shankweiler Road, Orefield. No calling hours. The Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Schnecksville is in charge of arrangements.