OBITUARY

Richard Alan Yount

September 17, 1946February 20, 2021
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Richard Alan Yount, 74, on Saturday, February 20, 2021. Beloved husband of Fran (nee Woodard); loving father of Cindy Rositz, Rick Yount, and Tom (Jennifer) Yount; dear grandfather of Angela Rositz, Amanda Rositz, Andrea Johnson, Nick (Kyla James) Yount, Emma Yount, Peyton Yount, Madison Yount, Brad (Shannon) Yount, and Holly (Derek) Camerer; great-grandfather of Christian Rositz, Axton Yount, Cameron Yount, Claire Yount, Brooke Yount, Sophie Yount, and coming soon-Liam Alan Camerer; dear brother of Judy Yount; our dear step-grandfather and step-great-grandfather, cousin, uncle, and friend to many.

SERVICES: Visitation 2-6pm Sunday, February 28, 2021. Funeral 10am Monday, March 1, 2021 HOFFMEISTER SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL 1515 Lemay Ferry Rd., Lemay. Internment will be privately held with Military Honors in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorial contributions requested to St. Jude's Hospital for Children.

Please understand that St. Louis County Mandate is still in effect. We are limited to 50 people at any one given time. Masks are required and Social Distancing will be observed. Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery has limited number of attendees to 10 people.

  • FAMILY

  • William Floyd Yount, Father (deceased)
  • Lois Genevieve (nee Ferrell) Yount, Mother (deceased)
  • Frances (nee Woodard) Yount, Wife
  • Cindy Rositz, Daughter
  • Rick Yount, Son
  • Thomas (Jennifer) Yount, Son
  • Angela Rositz, Granddaughter
  • Amanda Rositz, Granddaughter
  • Andrea Johnson, Granddaughter
  • Nick (Kyla James) Yount, Grandson
  • Emma Yount, Granddaughter
  • Peyton Yount, Granddaughter
  • Madison Yount, Granddaughter
  • Brad (Shannon) Yount, Grandson
  • Holly (Derek) Camerer, Granddaughter
  • Christian Rositz, Great-Grandson
  • Axton Yount, Great-Grandson
  • Cameron Yount, Great-Grandson
  • Claire Yount, Great-Granddaughter
  • Brooke Yount, Great-Granddaughter
  • Sophie Yount, Great-Granddaughter
  • Liam Alan Camerer, Expected Great-Grandson
  • Judy Yount, Sister
  • Dear step-grandfather and step-great-grandfather, cousin, uncle, and friend to many.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Rick Yount
  • Tom Yount
  • Brad Yount
  • Nick Yount
  • Angela Rositz
  • Amanda Rositz

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 28, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, March 1, 2021

Memories

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Judy Yount

February 28, 2021

Brother, I will miss you forever. I have depended on your strength and relished your humor. I love you. Save me a place.

Shirley & Dick Gannon

February 26, 2021

In remembrance of Richard, a fellow veteran.
Thank you for your proud service. Rest in peace.

Sincere condolences to Fran and all the family.

Carmen Smith

February 26, 2021

My uncle Richard was such a great guy! He and my aunt Fran have been together since they were children. He was so funny , always telling jokes and stories. We are a very close knit family and losing him is really going to leave a whole in our lives. Sending Love to my aunt and all my cousins . Love you uncle and will miss you always and forever!❤

Cindy Rositz

February 23, 2021

My daddy was the smartest man I ever knew. If I had a question he had an answer. If he didn't know the answer he would look it up. He would read the entire newspaper from front to back. He and mom were social butterflies with all their neighbors. They would take a walk around the neighborhood and stop and talk to anyone who was outside and their neighbors loved them. I would bring friends home and later my daughters would bring their friends over to meet them and they always made them feel at home. Daddy was a poet, a jokester, quick-witted and loved dry humor. My daughters and grandson got that sense of humor from him. He made life fun for everyone. He loved to travel and explore and took us on so many adventures. He was the best daddy a girl could ask for and I will miss him deeply.

Mary Halbrook

February 22, 2021

Judy, Richard's sister, and I were very close friends. The Yount family was like my second family. They included me in everything. There are so many fond memories that it would be impossible to choose a favorite one. Judy and I even spent vacations in other states with Richard, Frances, and their children.
My deepest sympathy goes to Frances, their children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Richard and Judy were very close, and she also has my deepest sympathy. May Richard spend eternity in the presence of God.

Bonnie Davis

February 21, 2021

One of my favorite memories of Richard was when he made a crockpot meal he was so proud of making. It was pork chops, peaches, and acorn squash. That sure was good! Also the four of us use to go to Suson Park every week fishing. Plus the family camping trips.
I remember him watching hee-haw. Lol
Good times.

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