Petrina B. (Bruno) Yonchuk

November 28, 1938 ~ July 2, 2019 (age 80)


Petrina B. Yonchuk, 80, of Pennsburg, died July 2, 2019 at Pennsburg Manor.

Born November 28, 1938 in West Reading, she was a daughter of the late Anthony and Antoinette (Natoli) Bruno.

Petrina was a 1957 graduate of Reading High School. 

She was employed in various occupations over the years from banking, to retail, to being an administrative assistant.

Petrina’s pride and joy was her grandson who she cared for full-time in his early life.  She also loved the beach, doing jigsaw and crossword puzzles and enjoyed playing bingo.  

Petrina was a volunteer with Meal-on-Wheels and for seniors.

Surviving are her two children: Jennifer Petrina Yonchuk of San Diego, CA and John G., III., husband of Melissa J. (Caruth) Yonchuk of Royersford.

Also surviving is her grandson, Brayden Mitchell Yonchuk; her brother, Santo, husband of Angela Bruno of New Haven, CT, and her former husband, John G. Yonchuk, Jr. of King of Prussia.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 11 a.m. at Chapel of St. George at Gethsemane Cemetery, 3139 Kutztown Road, Reading.  A viewing will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 3300 Kutztown Road, Laureldale.  Entombment will follow in the Chapel of St. George.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: The Alzheimer's Association, 237 Court Street, Reading, PA 19601/

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July 6, 2019

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
3300 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

Funeral Mass
July 6, 2019

11:00 AM
Chapel of St. George at Gethsemane Cemetery
3129 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

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