George B. Yiengst III

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 7 July 2024 at 8:37 am

George B. Yiengst III, age 90, of Pompano Beach, Florida, formerly of Buffalo, NY, died Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at his home in Florida.

Born April 24, 1934 in Buffalo, he was the only son of the late George B. Yiengst II and Frances (Borczynski) Yiengst and beloved stepson of the late Rachel Yiengst.

He was a retired monsignor with the Diocese of Buffalo. Monsignor was highly regarded at the parishes in which he served. He will also be fondly remembered for his compassion towards animals.

His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 9 at 11 a.m. at Blessed Sacrament R.C. Church, 263 Claremont Ave, Buffalo, NY 14223. Graveside committal will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Medina at 2 p.m. Arrangements are in the care of Cooper Funeral Home, 215 W. Center St., Medina.

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