Darlene Yost

Obituary of Darlene A. Yost

Darlene Ann (Bumbarger) Yost, 68, of Macungie, PA, passed away on March 6, 2022, at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest. Born in Bellefonte, PA, on June 19, 1953, Darlene was the daughter of the late James and Hazel (Anderson) Bumbarger.


Darlene loved staying active. She had multiple creative interests like creating diamond art, embroidering, cooking, baking, shopping, swimming, and listening to music. Most of all, Darlene treasured spending time with her loving family.


Darlene is lovingly remembered by her husband, Kenneth Yost Sr.; her children, Jason Yost, Kenneth (& Lisa) Yost Jr., Amanda Jacobs, and Shannon Jacobs; her nieces, Darlene Jacobs, Sue Jacobs, Brenda Jacobs, Cadence Ledgett, Kalani Joy, and Tara Bumbarger; her nephews, Sylvester Jacobs and Eric Bumbarger; her grandchildren, Alex, Cera, Kylie, and Wyatt; and her brother, Fred (& Darlene) Bumbarger.


In addition to her parents, Darlene was predeceased by her son, Brad Bumbarger; her sister, Esther Jane Bumbarger; and her brother, Alfred Bumbarger.


Visitation will take place on March 11, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 12:00 p.m. Inurnment will take place after the service at Limerick Garden of Memories, 44 E. Arcadia Dr., Limerick, PA 19468.


A Celebration of Life will take place from 2:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. at The Pottstown Elks Lodge, 61 E. High St., Pottstown, PA 19464.