Cover photo for Alan Neil Yeater's Obituary
Alan Neil Yeater Profile Photo
1946 Alan 2024

Alan Neil Yeater

July 21, 1946 — June 21, 2024

Mount Airy

Alan Neil Yeater passed away at the age of 78 on Friday, June 21, 2024 at Ridge Overlook Assisted Living in Westminster, where he was a resident. 

Born July 21, 1946 in Lewistown, PA, Alan is preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Lois Yeater. He was the husband of Gerlinde Pflaumer-Yeater. 

Alan went to Penn State University, PA and ROTC, he was a Captain in the U.S. Army for 5 years and served in Vietnam. 

Alan was a Baltimore City Police Sergeant and retired after 30 years. Alan was a member at the VFW in Mount Airy, where he served as a Commander and Chaplain. He was also very active in many military organizations. 

He is survived by his wife, his brother, Dennis and wife Judy Yeater niece Amy McChillan, stepson Neal Cox and wife Ruthie; step-grandchildren, Kristie Guyton, Blair Simmons, Wesley Cox, and Sarah Cox; his brother-in-law, Wulf-Heinz Pflaumer and family in Germany.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 27 from Stauffer Funeral Home, 8 E. Ridgeville Blvd, Mt. Airy, with the family receiving friends from 10 to 11 a.m.

Interment will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery in Mount Airy. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607, phone: 813-281-0300.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at StaufferFuneralHome.com. 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Alan Neil Yeater, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, June 27, 2024

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Stauffer Funeral Home-Mt. Airy

8 E Ridgeville Boulevard, Mt. Airy, MD 21771

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Thursday, June 27, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Stauffer Funeral Home-Mt. Airy

8 E Ridgeville Boulevard, Mt. Airy, MD 21771

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 521

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree