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I was so sad to hear of Mr Yourish's passing. First meeting him at GCC, his memory long lived on in my heart. He was my all time favorite teacher. He will be greatly missed by so many. Prayers to his family. Maryanne. Class of 88 GCC

Posted by: Maryanne McTighe Bass - Hagerstown, MD   Sep 16, 2017

Our thoughts and prayers to the Yourish family in their loss. Ken was a wonderful, kind person.
Karen and Gary Moore

Posted by: A friend   Sep 16, 2017

A life that ended far too early. Ken was a high school classmate and I'm saddened by his passing. His family is in my prayers.

Posted by: Susan Bortz - Ligonier, PA   Sep 16, 2017

Our deepest sympathy to the Yourish family. We knew Ken for a long time and would reconnect with him through friends over the years at parties. He was well liked by everyone who knew him and will be missed! Rest in God's eternal peace Ken!Carrie and Jeff Hoover

Posted by: Carrie Hoover - Pa   Sep 16, 2017

My thoughts and prayers go out to the Yourish family. He was such a nice teacher. I had him for several classes.

Posted by: A friend   Sep 16, 2017

Mr. Tourist was my social studies teacher at GCC. He made me enjoy politics and world events and always made me want to learn more. I remember him always smiling. On one of our ski trips, I remember him seeing me not so gracefully trip over my skis and showing me how to make sure my skis didn't cross when coming off of the lift. Years later I thought of him when I went skiiing in Vermont and i did

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Posted by: Linda Irwin - PA - student   Sep 16, 2017

Great man and an even greater soul. One of my fathers favorites.

Posted by: Tom Oleszewski - Laurel   Sep 15, 2017

We spent much time skiing with Mr. Yourish in Our High School years. We loved him for his easy manner and involvement in our daily lives at Central Catholic High School. Prayers to his family Kelli Miller Seamens

Posted by: A friend   Sep 15, 2017

Mr Yourish was one of my favorite all time teachers. Even though I graduated 20 years ago, I could always count on him to crack a "twin" joke when I'd see him at mass. Every year at Easter we'd see him at Blessing of the Baskets at St Roses church. He was a great teacher and a great person. I'm so sorry to hear of his passing. Prayers and condolences

Posted by: Michel Androstic-Wright - Latrobe, PA   Sep 15, 2017

Words cannot express the sadness in our hearts upon hearing of Ken's passing. Meeting him at GCC and continuing that friendship for years afterwards, even after moving to KY. He will be greatly missed by our family.

Posted by: Carole Pagano - Florence, KY   Sep 15, 2017