METROPOLIS, Ill. — Ella Loretta Yager, age 81, of Metropolis, Ill., passed away Friday, April 5, 2013, at the Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis, Ill.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at the Metropolis Memorial Gardens with Bro. Louis W. Brinker officiating.
Ms. Yager was a member of the First Baptist Church in Metropolis.
Ella is survived by her brother, Ernie O’Neil; her sister, Jane Norton; four nieces, Ella Faye Cameron, Kay Dunn, Paula White and Teri Lee Barrett; seven nephews, Lee McCandless, Rodger McCandless, James O’Neil, Ernie O’Neil, Kenneth O’Neil, Keith O’Neil, John Norton; several great-nieces and nephews; great-great nieces and nephews; and one sister-in-law, Pat Yager.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernie and Mary (Lockinger) O’Neil; and her husband of over 40 years, Martin Yager.
There will be no visitation. Friends and family are asked to meet at the cemetery.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.