YUKE, Franklin Robert – Surrounded by the love of his family at Miramichi Lodge, on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at the age of 82 years.
Frank Yuke of Pembroke, loving husband of the late Patricia Yuke (nee Recoskie). Dearly loved father of Christine Butler (Joe), Chalk River; Michael Yuke , Pembroke; and Kevin Yuke (Lillian), North Bay. Cherished Grandpa “Gpa” of Melissa, Jessie (Tim Foster), Adam & Nathan Butler. Dear brother of Irene ( late Mervin Stewart). Predeceased by parents Wilfred & Myrtle Yuke (nee Heins), sisters Vivian (late Jack Bolger), Marian Valliant and brothers Lorraine (Rose), Ellsworth (Patricia), Brian (late Karen) & Jack (Glenna). Survived by brothers-in-law Gerard Houwen (late Alice), Bernard Recoskie (Jane), Maurice Recoskie, Kevin Recoskie (Simone), and sisters-in-law Diane Riopelle & Heather Clarke (Allan). Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and best friend Jimmy Power.
Frank’s family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the staff of Miramichi Lodge for their loving care and ensuring his life there was happy and comfortable. Sincere thanks to Mark Kranz, RPN, for his warmth and compassion during this difficult time.
Visitation at the Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home, 141 Renfrew St., Pembroke on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at The Most Holy Name Of Jesus Catholic Church at 11:00 a.m., on Wednesday, April 13, 2022. Interment to follow at St. Columba’s Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home, Pembroke. (As an expression of sympathy, donations to Miramichi Lodge or Parkinson’s Canada would be appreciated). Online donations/condolences are available at www.mdbfuneralhome.com