Published in Reading Eagle on July 10, 2017
Bruce George Yeager
Bruce G. Yeager, 68, of Shillington, passed away July 7,
2017 at 1:20 AM in the Reading Hospital where he was a
patient since June 28th.
He was the son of the late George C. Yeager, Jr. and Helen
D. (Psomas) Yeager.
Bruce worked at Arnolds Book Bindery until its closing and
the moved to Woodbridge, VA where he worked for the
Washington Post. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam
War. A graduate of Reading High School (67), he was a Life Member of the Veterans of
Foreign War and loved the casinos and ALL the Philadelphia sports teams, especially the
Phillies and the Eagles.
He was a member of the Reiffton, Kenhorst and Mohnton Fire Companies as well as the
Shillington Social quarters.
He is survived by his brothers – Keith J. husband of Christa Yeager, Newmanstown and
Christopher L. husband of Diane Yeager, Mohnton and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services from Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster
Ave., Shillington on Thursday at 11:00 AM.
Interment with military honors in Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading,
Friends may call Wednesday evening from 7:00-8:30 and Thursday from 10-11 AM at the
Please remember Bruce by making contributions to the Wounded Warrier Project, P. O.
Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St.
Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Animal Rescue League, 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro,
Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607