Mechanic 02

Carmen E. Yates

January 30, 1962 ~ August 28, 2022 (age 60)


Carmen E. Yates, 60, of West Newton, formerly of Turtle Creek, died Sunday, August 28, 2022.  He was born January 30, 1962 a son of the late Albert and Doris (Halstead) Yates.  Carmen worked as a mechanic.  Surviving are three sons, Carmen Yates, Jr., Jonathan Yates and Benjamen Yates; three grandchildren, Kaleb, Mina and Lydia; four siblings, Debbie (Skip) Povanda, Theresa (Tom) Fedigan, Tony Yates and Kim Dietz; and nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Florencia “Lhett” Mattis; and a brother, Larry Yates; and a sister, Bonnie Ireland.  There will be no viewing.  A celebration of Carmen’s life will be held from noon to 5 pm Saturday, September 10, 2022 at Goehring Park, behind Giant Eagle on Robertson Street in West Newton.  Arrangements are entrusted to the J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, West Newton.  Condolences may be left at

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Celebration of Life
September 10, 2022

12:00 PM
Goehring Park
Robertson St
West Newton, PA 15089

No Visitation

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