~ IN MEMORY ~
USAF veteran, PAA/DL Capt. David Wolt Yarri
June 16, 1936 ~ February 4, 2017
Notification with the passing of retired Pan Am/Delta pilot Captain David Wolt Yarri, age 80. Captain Yarri joined Pan American 06-05-1967 and retired with Delta Air Lines, based New York.
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Calling hours are Sunday, February 12th from 3:00-5:00PM at the Smith Funeral Home of Milford CT. Graveside services will be held on Monday, February 13th in Milford Cemetery, Gulf St., Milford at 11:00AM.
~ Carol for the PCN
David Wolt Yarri, age 80, passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2017 in Milford Hospital. He was born on June 16, 1936 in Shreveport, LA to the late Reuben and Grace Collins Yarri. Mr. Yarri proudly served in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War. Before retiring, he was a Captain for Delta Airlines. A devoted husband and brother, he is survived by his loving wife, of 50 years, Inge Moerschner Yarri and his sister Virginia Lanzkron and her husband Rolf of Ft Lauderdale, FL. He will be remembered by his family and friends for his interest is boating, reading, classic cars and classical music. Calling hours are Sunday, February 12, 2017 from 3pm to 5pm at the Smith Funeral Home, 135 N Broad St., Milford. A graveside service will be held on Monday, February 13th in Milford Cemetery, Gulf St., Milford at 11:00am with Pastor Chris Files. To leave condolences or for directions, please visit our website @ www.georgejsmithandson.com
. Funeral Home : Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home
135 Broad Street Milford, CT 06460 ... (203) 874-2588
. Published in Connecticut Post on Feb. 10, 2017