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Ralph Leo Yeski

November 28, 1921 ~ March 4, 2020 (age 98)


Ralph Leo Yeski, 98, of Plainville, passed away on Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Born in Burlington, CT on November 28, 1921, he was the son of the late Frederick and Jennie (Scheidel) Yeski. He was a veteran of W.W. II, having served in the US Merchant Marines.

Ralph was predeceased by his wife of 56 years, Edith Jiantonio Yeski.  They made their home in New Britain for many years, before moving to Plainville in 1987.

Upon his retirement, he owned and operated Yeski Construction in Plainville.

He is survived by his daughter Sandra and William Caporale of Plainville; several in-laws, nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his brothers, Bernard and Frederick Yeski.

In lieu of flowers, Ralph may be remembered with contributions to the Petit Family Foundation, PO Box 310, Plainville, CT 06062 or

Honoring Ralph’s wishes, his family will celebrate his life privately.  

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Private Services


Petit Family Foundation
PO Box 310, Plainville CT 06062

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