Sharon H. (Yekel) Blair, age 78, of Cardale, passed peacefully at her son's residence surrounded by family on Sunday, February 21, 2021.
She was born on August 7, 1942 in Fairchance, daughter of the late Henry and Rosella (Darby) Yekel.
She was a retired machine operator of Rockwell International. She was an active den mother in the Cub Scouts, served as an auxiliary police officer, and in general loved to serve her community.
She is survived by four children: Clinton Blair and fiancee Eleanor , Scott Blair and wife Cindi, Cassi Delgado and husband Dave, and Bill Yekel and wife Karen; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence "Duke" Blair; her son, Clarence "Dukie" Blair, III; brothers, Bob, Don, Tom, Ed and Johnny Yekel.
Friends will be received in The Dearth Funeral Home, 35 South Mill Street, New Salem, PA 15468 on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM, where a Funeral Service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 AM, officiated by Pastor William Wiegand. Interment to follow in LaFayette Memorial Park. Under PA Mandate and at the request of the family, masks are required, please maintain social distancing, and limit your visitation time to allow all family and friends to visit. The family thanks you for understanding. www.dearthfh.com.
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