Howard Nelson Yost, 83, La Crosse, died Sunday, July 29, 2018, at his home.

He was born Aug. 17, 1934, in La Crosse to Nelson and Rosa (Dipple) Yost.

He married Helen Marvin on June 13, 1953, in La Crosse. She preceded him in death. He was a lifelong farmer and later set up a collectibles booth in Big Creek Crossing, Hays.

Survivors include three sons, Bradley Yost and wife, Rhoda, Blytheville, Ark., Dion Yost and wife, Karen, Emporia, and Trevor Yost and wife, LaFawn, Lawrence; a daughter, Valerie Tuggle and husband, John, Hoisington; a sister, RoNel Meyer, Wamego; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Janousek Funeral Home, La Crosse; burial in La Crosse City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday with family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Howard N. Yost Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.

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