Ricky Jon "Mack" Yuhas Sunday, August 22, 1954 - Saturday, June 17, 2017
Ricky Jon “Mack” Yuhas, 62, of Jim Thorpe and formerly of Lehighton passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest Campus. Born in Lehighton he was the son of the late Andrew and Catherine (Rehrig) Yuhas. Ricky worked at the Carbon Training Center in Beaver Meadows for many years. He was of Roman Catholic Faith. Ricky loved baseball, especially the Phillies, music, food and talking to women He is survived by his Brothers; Dr. Andrew Semmel husband of Cynthia Sitcov of Arlington, VA, Richard Semmel of Dayton, OH and Bernard Semmel husband of Karen of Maryville, TN and Nieces and Nephews. He was predeceased by Brothers; Clifford and Gerald Semmel and a Sister; Kathleen Doll A viewing will be held on Wednesday, June 21st from 4:00-6:00 PM at Schaeffer Funeral Home 3rd & Alum Streets Lehighton, with a time of remembrance at 5:15 PM. Committal Service will be private and at the convenience of the family, Schaeffer Funeral Home, Lehighton, is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at www.schaefferfunerals.com In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Special Olympics of Carbon County PO Box 332 Palmerton, PA 18071 or the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) 8 E 41st, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10017.