Elba - Mr. Carl Yungfleisch, 84, of Elba, retiree of the former Iroquois Gas/National Fuel Company in 1988, died Saturday, January 29, 2011at Millard Fillmore Gates Circle, in Buffalo.
Mr. Yungfleisch was born February 1, 1926 in Barre Center, a son of the late Joseph and Margaret Keane Yungfleisch.
He enjoyed his garden, lawn, gun raffles and visiting with his family and friends.
He began his career with the former Iroquois Gas company as a laborer, retiring as an assistant general foreman with National Fuel Gas after 31 years of service.
Devoted husband of 57 years to Loraine Kuhn Yungfleisch; father of Alan (Rosie) Yungfleisch of Elba, Robert (Colleen) Yungfleisch of East Pembroke, Sharon (Jeff) Hillabush of Albion, Mark Yungfleisch and Annie Yungfleisch, both of Elba; beloved grandfather of Kristen Yungfleisch, Stephanie (Shane) Carlsen, Courtney (Matt) Campbell, Krisha, Ryan and Adam Yungfleisch; great-grandfather of Makenzie, Ryleigh, Kadyn and Gage; a brother, Edward (Eleanor) Yungfleisch of Barre Center; two sisters-in-law, Mary Jane Marek and Gloria Kuhn, both of Albion; a brother-in-law, Arnold Kuhn of Batavia; and several nieces and nephews.
He is the brother of the late Dorothy Yungfleisch and Mary Snyder.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street, Batavia, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Elba Volunteer Fire Department Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 58, Elba, New York 14058. Burial will be in Maple Lawn Cemetery, Elba.