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Zachary E. Yount

August 19, 1999 ~ November 1, 2019 (age 20)


Zachary E. Yount, 20, of Meadville, passed away suddenly Friday, November 1, 2019 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.


He was born August 18, 1999 in Greenville, a son of Edward D. and Sherry Bish Yount.


Zaq was a 2017 graduate of Meadville High School where he was a member of the Marching Band’s color guard.  He graduated October 9, 2019 from the Pittsburgh Technical College (PTC) with an associate’s degree in multi-media technology.  He was employed as a waiter at the Main Event in Robinson Township, Allegheny County.


Zaq was an avid volunteer, in the Pittsburgh area, as a lighting technician for MASH and PTC productions, and for the Jimmy Moore Christmas party.  He was also a music D.J. and stand-up comic.


Survivors include his mother, Sherry Yount (fiancé Chris Luzier) of Meadville; his father, Edward Yount (Judy Stearns) of Meadville; a brother, Nicholaus Yount of Meadville; maternal grandfather, William Bish of Meadville; maternal grandmother, Sharon Waid of Meadville; paternal grandparents, Dennis and Elizabeth Yount of Rock Hill, SC; Chris’s father, Thomas Luzier of Meadville; Judy’s parents, Ben and Peggy Byler of Guys Mills; a step-brother, Nathan Luzier of Meadville; three step-sisters, Page Stearns, Rileigh Luzier and Natalie Luzier, all of Meadville; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.


He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Sarah Bish.


Family and friends will be received Tuesday, November 5th from 3-7 p.m. at the ROBERT W. WAID FUNERAL HOME, 581 CHESTNUT ST., MEADVILLE.


The funeral service will be Wednesday, November 6th at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Howard Roxberry officiating.


Interment will be in Kiser Hill Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to WAID FUNERAL HOME, 581 Chestnut St., Meadville, PA 16335.


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November 5, 2019

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, Inc.
581 Chestnut Street
Meadville, PA 16335

Funeral Service
November 6, 2019

11:00 AM
Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, Inc.
581 Chestnut Street
Meadville, PA 16335


Robert W. Waid Funeral Home
581 Chestnut St., Meadville PA 16335
Tel: 1-814-724-1021

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