Kathaleen Ann Yeggy, 64, Atalissa
Obituaries · September 21, 2012

Kathaleen Ann Yeggy, 64, of Atalissa died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at her home in Atalissa.

Funeral services were Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at the Henderson-Barker Funeral Home in West Liberty. Visitation was prior to the service on Saturday. A memorial fund has been established. Online condolences may be made to the family at

Kathaleen was born July 16, 1948, in Muscatine, Iowa, a daughter of Leonard and Margaret Pallischeck Zybarth. She attended in school in Nichols for several years and later graduated from Lone Tree High School in 1966. She was united in marriage to Roy “Jake” Yeggy on Dec. 31, 1967, in West Liberty.

Kathaleen was employed with the Muscatine Journal for 11 years and also worked part time at Pearson in Iowa City for 22 years. She enjoyed going to the casino and taking trips with her husband Jake. She was a great sister and loving wife.

She is survived by her husband, Roy “Jake” Yeggy of Atalissa; nephew Jason Sager of New Orleans, La., whom she considered like a son; sisters Barbara Anderson in Clinton, Sandra (David) Enderle of West Liberty and Rose Sager of Solon; sister-in-laws Betty Gaunt, Mary Sprague, Elizabeth Hollenbeck, Sherry Goodrich and Joan Yeggy; nephews James Rothert and Nicolas Enderle; niece Jennifer Holstad; and several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Leo.

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