Delores A. ‘Dee Dee’ Yingst

YINGST, Delores A. “Dee Dee”, 61, of Mingo Junction, Ohio, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013, at the home of her son, Scott, with her family by her side.

She was born February 3, 1952, in Steubenville, Ohio, a daughter of the late Lawrence L. and Virginia L. “Jenny” (McKelvey) Helt.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, John D. Burge and her second husband, George Yingst.

Dee Dee worked at Chappano’s Market in Mingo Junction in the Deli and also at the Townhouse in Mingo Junction as a waitress and bartender. She was Methodist by Faith and enjoyed reading, riding Harleys and spending time with her family.

Surviving are two sons, John Burge of Mingo Junction and Scott (Michelle) Burge of Bloomingdale, Ohio; a brother, Larry (Mickey) Helt of Flora City, FL; and two sisters, Linda (Harold) Rogers of Canton, Ohio and Clara (Harley) Helt- McDonald of Mingo Junction.

In following with Dee Dee’s wishes there will be no services.

Memorial donations may be directed in her memory to the Jefferson County Humane Society, P.O. Box 233, Steubenville, Ohio 43952 or at

Arrangements were entrusted to Wheeler Funeral Homes, 101 Longview Ave., Mingo Junction.

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