Born Jan. 29, 1936 in Bloomfield, Indiana the daughter of John C. and M. Pauline (Ockerman) Reed.
Yvonna worked as an Information Technician for NWSC Crane, retiring in 1994 with 28 years of service. She received the Department of Navy Meritorious Civilian Service award at retirement. She was a Charter member of the Odon Job's Daughters, Odon Order of Eastern Star and the Odon Momfia.
Surviving relatives include three sons; Kenneth Nichols (Sandy) of Indianapolis, Douglas Nichols (Linda) of Evansville, David Flynn (Natalie) of Bedford, one daughter Shannon Collison (Jimmy) of Washington, one step son Chet Hall (Judy) of Williams, one brother Mitchell John Reed (Teresa) of Bloomington and her parents John & M. Pauline Reed of Odon. She has eight grandchildren; Seth and Dustin Nichols, Susan Nichols Ramsey, Lucas and Audra Myers, Mallorie Layton, Kaden and Keaton Flynn. Two step-granddaughters; Nancy Armstrong and Rachel Collison, one step-grandson Garrett Collison, two great grandchildren Penny and Dylan Nichols and two step great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John C. Flynn on Nov. 25, 2001 and one daughter Penny Dianne Nichols in November of 1963.
There is no public visitation.
A graveside service will be held for the public on Thursday, July 7, at 1 p.m. at Walnut Hill Cemetery in Odon,
Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery.
Online condolences to the family can be made at www.jenkinsfuneralhome.com.