William Yaple Jr.

Oct. 8, 1926 - Sept. 7, 2018

William Yaple Jr., 91, Houtzdale, died Friday. He was born in Stillwater, son of the late William and Bertel (Hayman) Yaple. Sur­vi­ving are seven children: Janice Tekely-Yaple, Joyce Ann McElheny, Jacklyn Cormier, Carolyn Lutz, Gerald, Curtis and Carl; 19 grandchildren; and a brother, Harold. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara (Clewell); and four siblings: Eva, Lois, Emma and Wayne. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at Kruise-Spewock Funer­al & Cremation Services Inc., Ramey, and from 11 a.m. until the noon funeral service on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Ohio United Meth­odist Church, Osceola Mills.