First Posted: 1/20/2013
Michelle Yourren Urban, 61, of Harding, formerly of Hanover Township, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at home surrounded by loved ones.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Eleanore Yourren and was a graduate of St. Leo’s High School and took courses at Allied Medical. Prior to retirement, Michelle was employed by Intermountain Medical Group as a medical assistant. She loved gardening and loved to dance. Michelle loved spending time with family and friends and going shopping, especially with her husband, Frank.
She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by her brother, Robert Yourren.
Michelle is survived by her loving husband, Frank Urban; son, Brian Urban; daughter, Kerri Urban; sisters, Lenore Dougherty and her husband, Joseph, Hanover Township; Mary Beth Yourren, Harding; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral service was conducted Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, from the Lehman Family Funeral Service Inc., 689 Hazle Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Leo/Holy Rosary Parish, 33 Manhattan St., Ashley. The Rev. Thomas J. O’Malley officiated. Interment was in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.
The family would like to extend its sincerest thanks to Celtic Healthcare (Hospice) Community Care; especially Megan Moore, R.N., and David Mastri, admissions counselor, for their excellent care of Michelle.
Condolences may be sent, or more information obtained, at the funeral home website, at www.lehmanfuneralhome.com.