James L. Yost

    April 22, 1935  -  May 10, 2011





Life Legacy


James L. Yost
Canandaigua, NY
James Yost, 76, of 80 Parrish St. passed away May 10, 2011 at Elm Manor Nursing Home.
He was the son of the late Willard and Francis Yost.
As a resident of Dansville, James served as Past President of the Downtown Business Association and Past President of the Union Hose #1 Fire Company. He was a lifetime member of the Western New York Volunteer Fireman Association with 25 years of volunteer service. James also served as Past President of the Livingston County Hotel, Restaurant and Liquor Dealers Association. He served two years on the revitalization committee for improving Downtown Dansville and on the industrial Park Committee. James served as the bingo inspector of Dansville, and was elected to the board of Directors of the Clara Barton Chapter #1 Red Cross. He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose #1130 Dansville and the Canandaigua B.P.O.E #1844.
He is survived by an aunt, Marion McNeil (Sanford, Fl.); special friend, Marian Sisson (Dansville), special daughter, Betsy Lee; special grand-daughters, Madison, Kaitlyn Lee (Dansville) and several cousins.
Friends may call, Sunday, May 15 from 3-7 pm at Fuller Funeral Home, Inc. 190 Buffalo St. Canandaigua. A 10 am funeral service will be held Monday, May 16 at the funeral home. Interment will be in West Bloomfield Cemetery.
A contribution in James’s name may be made to the American Heart Association, 3500 Winton Place, Suite 4, Rochester, NY 14623.






Born: April 22, 1935

Place of Birth: Canandaigua, NY

Death: May 10, 2011

Place of Death: Canandaigua, NY


Marion McNeil, Aunt

Marian Sisson, Special friend

Betsy Lee, Daughter

Madison Lee, Grandaughter

Kaitlyn Lee, Grandaughter


This memorial provided by:
Fuller Funeral Home, Inc.