Sally J. Yourkewicz, 90, of Pocasset, passed away on October 23, 2020 at Falmouth Hospital following a long illness. She was the beloved wife of the late Albert W. Yourkewicz, for whom she shared 47 years of marriage.
Sally was born February 7, 1930, in Randolph, MA to the late Martin and Lucille (Sillitoe) Young. She grew up in Randolph and attended Thayer Academy in Braintree, MA. She later went on to receive her associate degree from Centenary College in New Jersey. Sally worked for several years as an executive assistant to the Technology Department Head at Randolph High School.
Sally was an avid bridge player and enjoyed playing with friends. She also enjoyed being outdoors, especially golfing and tending to her garden. More than anything, Sally loved spending time with her family, especially her beloved dog Teddy and was a dedicated mother to her three daughters, and of course a devoted dog-mom to Teddy, Tony, Molly, and Henry Pepper.
Sally is survived by her daughter Susan Willis, and husband Chris, of Framingham, MA; daughter Nancy L. Rogers, of East Falmouth, MA, and daughter Lisa V. Yourkewicz, of Mashpee, MA; grandson Samuel Willis, of Framingham, MA; granddaughter Sarah Consolo, and husband Travis, of South Portland, ME; granddaughter Ava Vernooy, and partner Kyle Bassett, of Sudbury, MA; grandson Anton Vernooy, of Hudson, MA; great-grandson Christopher Willis, of Braintree, MA; great grandson William Consolo, of South Portland, ME; as well as many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Sally was predeceased by her husband, Albert Yourkewicz, brother Eddy Young, sister Dorothy Barmakian, son-in-law Chip Rogers and nephew Eddy Young III.
Visiting hours will take place on Friday, November 6, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 74 Algonquin Ave. (RTE 151), Mashpee. A private graveside service will follow where Sally will be laid to rest with her husband at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, in Bourne.