Eugene Yentzer

Celebration of Life

2:00 am
Thursday, June 9, 2022
Veterans Memorial home
Route 155
Port Allegany, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of Eugene A. Yentzer


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Port Allegany - Eugene A. “Gump” Yentzer, III, 48, of Port Allegany, passed away Tuesday (May 31, 2022) at his residence, surrounded by his family.


He was born November 24, 1973, in Coudersport, a son of Jennylou Yentzer.  On July 25, 1998, in Smethport, he married Danielle E. Knell, who survives.


He was a graduate of Gatlinburg-Pittman High School, Gatlinburg, TN. He attended Penn-Tech College and received an Associate Degree in computer repair and networking. He was Supervisor/Roadmaster for Pleasant Valley Township of Potter County at the time of his diagnosis. 


He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion of Port Allegany and the NRA.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and anything that could be done in the outdoors.


In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by:


Two sons:  Tyler (Diana) Triplett of Bradford and Samuel (Tessa Eichmiller) Triplett of Port Allegany


Three daughters:  Brenita (Brandon) Bowser Roulette, Jennifer (Nick Evens) Yentzer of Port Allegany, and Brittany (Steven Scott) Meacham, also of Port Allegany


Grandchildren: Lilly, Xzavior, Leon, Carleigh, Oliver, Aubrey, Ezra, Haiden, Alexzandria, and Andrea.


One brother:  Dennis L Wilfong of Johnson City, TN, One stepbrother: Tim Allen of South Bend, IN


One stepsister:  Shelly Kellogg of Port Allegany


Mother and Father in-law: Joseph and Juanita Knell


And several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews


He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Jay Horvath and granddaughter, Trinity.


There will be no visitation.  A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date and time to be announced.


Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Port Allegany American Legion. Cards can be sent to Danielle Yentzer, 1102 Sartwell Creek Road, Port Allegany, PA 16743. Online condolences may be made at


Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Port Allegany.

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