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Scott J. Yerger, 69

April 11, 2020

Scott J. Yerger, 69, of Manheim, passed away on April 11, 2020 after a courageous battle with recent health problems. Born in Ephrata, he was the son of the late Jacob Earl and Pauline (Young) Yerger. He was a loving husband to his wife Kathy (Downs) Yerger, for 47 years.

Scott had many enjoyments in life. Those that knew him, knew that he enjoyed being outside doing any kind of landscaping. For a short time, he owned and operated Yerger Landscaping before moving on to work at the Manheim Auto Auction, for over 28 years. Muscle cars were also something that brought Scott a lot of joy. He loved to tell people about the white and blue striped, 1966 Ford Shelby Mustang he owned in his youth. He was also an avid collector. He could be found at many antique auctions and shops adding to his collection, in particular riding sleds.

Scott’s memory will live on in his wife Kathy, his daughter, Misty M. Morrison, of Ephrata; his sisters, Erma J. Miller and Rachel Myers, wife of Arlington, all of Lititz, as well as a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in passing by his parents.

The family requests in lieu of flowers, funeral contributions be made to Fulton Bank in c/o Scott J. & Kathy J. Yerger.

Services will be held at the Spacht-Snyder Family Funeral Home, 127 S. Broad St. Lititz, PA 17543 on Saturday, July 11, 2020 from 10AM – 12PM.

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April 24, 2020

Kathy and Misty, Sorry for your loss.
I used to hang out with Scott about 50 years ago. One of my fondest (and scariest) memories is Scott driving about 100mph down Main St Lititz in his Shelby Mustang and me hanging on for dear life! 
Richard Kroeck

April 20, 2020

Kathy – I am so sorry to hear of your loss.  May God give you and your family comfort and peace.    
Janis Frankhouser

April 20, 2020

Kathy,  I’m so sorry to hear about Scott. I think of you often – every time I see a cardinal!  Love, hugs and prayers to you and your family.  -Keri

April 19, 2020

Kathy and Misty,
I am so sorry for your loss.  Remember the good times – all of them.
Please accept our condolences on your loss.
Alan and Joan Hawkins

April 19, 2020

Kathy:
Grant and I are so sorry for Scott’s death.  Because of Covid 19 we are unable  to hug you or even come to see you.  This is the hard facts.  But unable to do that we are praying for you and your family. We think of you especially at this time and  have missed your smile and hugs at church. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
 
Ruth and Grant McIntosh

April 18, 2020

I certainly had his age wrong in the note I sent to my family and friends!!! He is already sorely missed. Kathy and Misty, as a widow of eleven years I remember all the more the great host of times we spent together over the years!!! Blessings 🙏 ❣️ on both of you and your 💓 families!!!  Darlene June 😁 Ranck Mumma

April 18, 2020

Dad, I mourn your passing but I am celebrating that you are finally pain free! 
You will always be remembered with love. 
Misty

April 17, 2020

So sorry Kathy to hear of the loss of Scott You & your daughter will be in our thoughts & prayers & wish you blessings & peace to come your way. 
Clyde & Lynn Mease

April 17, 2020

Misty, I am so sorry for your loss. I know how much you love your dad and even though I never got to meet him, I am sure he was just as caring and funny as you. He raised a wonderful sweet daughter. All of my love to you and your family. If you need anything at all please let me know.
 
All my love
Echo

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