Originally created 12/19/06

Alan J. Yehle (SAVANNAH, Ga.)



SAVANNAH, Ga. - Alan John Yehle, age 69, died Friday, December 15, 2006, at his home on Wilmington Island. The Syracuse, NY native was the son of the late Judge and Mrs. Leo J. Yehle. He was a graduate of Cornell University and served in the United States Army for seventeen years, attaining the rank of Major. After leaving the service Mr. Yehle worked for several years in various hotels in Augusta and Savannah as an accountant. Surviving are his wife, Margaret (Peggy) Yehle of Savannah; a daughter, Diana Hartle of Winterville, GA; two sons, David J. Yehle of Grovetown, GA and Daniel J. Yehle of Fayetteville, NC; two grandsons; and two sisters, Gene McCarthy of Jamesville, NY and Eliot Klatzkin of Yardley, PA. A Memorial Service was held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday December 18, 2006 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel, with The Rev. Patrick O'Brien officiating. The family requests that in lieu of flowers remembrances be made to Oatland Island Education Center, 711 Sandtown Rd., Savannah, GA 31410. Please sign our guest book at www.foxandweeks.com . Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-December 19, 2006