Post, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH
(Published: 28 Jul 2009)
Wilbur 'Deac' Yelton, Lithographer And WW II
Wilbur Deac Yelton, died THURSDAY at
Highland Springs in Fort Thomas.
Originally born in Cincinnati, he served in
WWII and graduated with an art degree from
the Cincinnati Art Academy. After spending
some time in Florida as an artist, Deac
returned to Kentucky and worked as a
lithographer in the printing business. Deac
was also an avid gardener and fisherman.
include daughters, Kathy Yelton and Laura
Brown both of Falmouth; a son, Merritt
Yelton of Cold Spring, five grandchildren
and five great-grandchildren.
will be held between 2 and 5 p.m. Sunday at
the Calvin Perry Community Center in
are suggested to the Hospice of the