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Darren J. Yerkes

October 17, 1961 — October 16, 2023


Darren John Yerkes, of Ellenville, NY passed away on October 16, 2023. He was 61 years old. Darren was born on October 17, 1961 in Ellenville, NY; he was the son of Gertrude (Brown) Yerkes and the late Richard John Yerkes. 

In addition to his father, Darren was preceded in death by his son, Darrick Yerkes and his sister Donna Avery.

Darren is survived by his mother Gertrude of Greenfield Park; his siblings, Pamela Yerkes of Oklahoma, Rickey Yerkes of Woodbourne, Randy Yerkes of Arizona, Cindy Yerkes of Woodridge and Jennifer Yerkes of Long Island. Darren is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, October 24th at Fantinekill Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the guidance of Loucks Funeral Home.

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Tuesday, October 24, 2023

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