Charles Richard "Dick" Yost was born on August 2, 1938 in Hastings, Nebraska to Elmer and Christine (Glantz) Yost and passed away on June 3, 2019 at the age of 80.
Dick attended Hastings High School and Hastings College. He was a veteran of the Air Force and worked at Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph for 40 years. After retiring, he worked part-time for the Nebraska State Historical Society for 15 years. Dick loved to walk and read.
He is survived by his wife, Marie Yost; daughter, Carol (Mike) Gerst; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Christine; sisters and brothers-in-law, Virginia (Mick) Poush, Joann (Bob) Hall, and Donna (Cliff) Renander.
Funeral service is 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 7 at Vine Congregational Church in Lincoln (1800 Twin Ridge Rd.) A visitation will be held on Thursday, June 6 from 5-7 p.m. at Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home (4040 A St.) Interment will take place in Wyuka Cemetery. Memorials can be directed to Vine Congregational Church or Hastings College Department of Music.