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“I thought Becky would live forever! I am deeply saddened and just found out about her passing and wanted to send my condolences. I was fortunate...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Lauren Scott - Linwood, PA

“My condolence to your family please except my sympathy -Act 25:15 ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: W B - Richmond, VA

“My deepest sympathy goes out to Becky's family. We have lived next door to her for ~12 years and she was a great neighbor. She was especially kind...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“You brought a smile to our faces and made the day brighter everytime we passed you on your runs.A wave and friendly greeting was so genuine.You were...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Ron Seward - Bracey, VA

“My deepest condolences to the family and friends at this sorrowful time. 1 Thess. 4:13,14 ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Becky, you were a very special person and also loved very much by your Franciscan family. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Anne Marie Schramm - Elkton, MD

“What an inspiration Becky was...to so many people--and not just runners. I met Becky about 30 years ago when I started running in 8th grade. I'm...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Erica Taylor - Smyrna, DE

“Becky was running and competing long after I hung up my shoes. It was a joy being able to share those many races together with always a smile! ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Bob Terczak - Tucson, AZ

“I remember Becky being the life of the dance floor at many weddings. Becky and Al would always make a grand entrance at family reunions. I was really...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Gerard Kashatus - Rockvile, MD

“Becky was an awesome person! I would see her at runs when my children ran and she was always the most cheerful and enthusiastic person! I m sure...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Vernon - Arden, DE

“Bless your heart. May you rest in peace. You are an inspiration to many of us, without even knowing some of us but from the common fact of loving...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Becky was a member of our senior center- Brandywine Senior Center and was a joy to see. She ran in our last community 5k race in 2009 and was so...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: James Thornton

“What an inspiration she was at so many races over the years. We'll never forget her! ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Frank Jornlin - Hockessin, DE

“Keep running Becky!Becky wouldn't want any of her many friends and fellow runners to be saddened with her passing. She trained for this trip for over...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Joe de Rosa - Wilmington, DE


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Becky J. Yencharis, a resident of Claymont, Delaware, died at home on October 18, 2016.

Becky was born in Scranton, PA to Joseph and Ann Bulauskas and had five siblings, all deceased. Becky was married to Al Yencharis, who died in 1986. Prior to her retirement, she was employed at the Teledyne-Wirz for many years. She is survived by nieces and nephews.

Becky was an avid runner and won races in many states in her age division. She was a lifetime member of the Teledyne Runners Club in California. She was the oldest member of the Pike Creek Running Club, and also belonged to the Valley Striders and the Scranton Running Club. Becky ran the Steamtown Marathon and finished the 26 mile run. During those years, she received numerous trophies and made many friends.

Becky was a member of Holy Rosary Church and enjoyed volunteering at fund raisers. She was also a member of the St. Patricks' Secular Franciscan Order most of her life.

A Mass of Christian burial will be offered on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 11am at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 3200 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703. The visitation will be held at 10am at Holy Rosary Church. The burial service will follow immediately after Mass at Cathedral Cemetery, 2400 Lancaster Ave, Wilmington, DE 19805. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way # 205, New Castle, DE 19720.

To offer condolences, visit:
www.gebhartfuneralhomes.com
302.798.7726