Susan D. Yost

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Nov. 8, 1945 - Aug. 7, 2017

Yost, Susan Daly (Reagan) Nov. 8, 1945 - Aug. 7, 2017. Suzi Daly (Reagan) Yost died peacefully on Aug. 7, at Aksarben Senior Living in Omaha at age 71. Suzi was born in Paducah, KY, on Nov. 8, 1945, to Harry and Elizabeth (Osteen) Reagan. Her family moved to Omaha where she attended Benson High School and later went on to earn a Bachelor of Education in 1967 from the University of Nebraska– Lincoln. She was a member of Delta Gamma Sorority, an Alpha Lambda Delta Honorary and met husband Ronald Yost, an Alpha Tau Omega, through Greek life. They were married on Jan. 21, 1967, in Lincoln and moved to Milwaukee, WI, where Suzi taught elementary school. After several stops around the country, they eventually settled in Omaha in 1976, where Suzi retired from teaching and they raised their four children. She devoted her life to her children, husband and faith in God, spending free time volunteering and attending services at Lifegate Church as well as gardening, reading, traveling and taking long walks with Ron and their dogs. In 2017, Ron and Suzi celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. She will be remembered by her infectious laugh, infinite strength and steadfast faith. Suzi is survived by her husband, Ron; her children, Shane (Kellie), Jason (Aline), and Sarah Yost; grandchildren, Evan, Taylor and Kyler Yost; brother, Robert Forest Reagan; sister-in-law, Pat (Yost) Sharp. She is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Melissa; brother, Harry Joseph Reagan. A memorial service to celebrate Suzi’s life will be held on Friday, Sept. 29, at 2 p.m., at Lifegate Church, 726 South 55th Street, Omaha, NE 68106. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Suzi’s name to the Nebraska Wildlife Rehab, Inc. or the Alzheimer’s Association. For information on how to donate, visit the website below. John A. Gentleman Mortuaries and Crematory 1010 North 72nd St., 402-391-1664

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