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“Coach Yourish was not just a good teacher,coach,skier and friend, he was a great person.From Freshman football to 'skiing the trees' , to taking the...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Sean Lynch - Latrobe, PA

“Mr. Yourish was one of my favorite teachers at GCC. He was an amazing teacher and all around good person. I feel so fortunate to have been one of...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“R.I.P. Dear friend in the arms of our Lord. ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: The Pagano Family - Florence,, KY

“I remember Ken as such a sweet & gentle soul with a good sense of humor. He was one of my favorite teachers at Central. My condolences to his...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Kelly O'Neill-Bagwell - SC

“RIP Kennn ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Bunny Conte - Greensburg, PA

“So sorry to hear of Ken's passing...May God give you the strength to overcome.....Bleeings to you and the rest of the fami,y.. ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Bunny Conte - Breensburg, PA

“He was a great man and teacher. Always asked about me and my family long after I graduated from GCC. He always had a smile on his face and never...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Loretta Hruby-Criner - Jeannette, PA

“I am saddened to hear of Mr. Yourish's passing. He was a wonderful man and a great teacher. He was so kind and supportive to his students. His...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Saddened to hear of Ken's passing. Prayers for his family.Jowanda Koutsky Lowden ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm so sorry to hear about Ken. Prayers to his family ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Rosie Laird Lasko - Carlisle, PA

“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...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Maryanne McTighe Bass - MD

“Our thoughts and prayers to the Yourish family in their loss. Ken was a wonderful, kind person. Karen and Gary Moore ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“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. ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Susan Bortz - Ligonier, PA

“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...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Carrie Hoover - Pa

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the Yourish family. He was such a nice teacher. I had him for several classes. ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“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...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Linda Irwin - PA - student

“Great man and an even greater soul. One of my fathers favorites. ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Tom Oleszewski - Laurel

“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...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“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...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Michel Androstic-Wright - Latrobe, PA

“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...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Carole Pagano - Florence, KY

Kenneth was born on November 24, 1949 and passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017.

Kenneth was a resident of Latrobe, Pennsylvania at the time of passing.

The St. Rose Rosary Altar Christian Mothers will recite the Rosary at 12:30 pm Sunday in the funeral home. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 am Monday at St. Rose Church with the Rev. Anthony Carbone as celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery.