Yvette (Dere) Starr
STARR: Yvette (Dere) Starr most recently of Mt. Lebanon, formerly FRANK, Yvette of Kingston, Pa., on Wednesday, November 21, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Phillip Starr; sister of Charles (Barbara) Dere; Cherished mother of Steve (Cathy) Frank, Stuart (Jennifer) Frank, Jordan (Mary Jane) Starr, Meryl (Alan) Ostrow and Jamie (Steve) Burger; adored Grandma to Jason, Hannah, Sam (Sherin) and Harris (Mary Parker) Frank, Dylan Starr, Lori (James) Drew, Haley Ostrow, Amanda and Kyle Burger; great-grandmother to Levi Drew, Reese Adkins and Rachel Frank; many cousins, nieces and nephews. Yvette was first and foremost a lady, at one time a bridal store manager and later the receptionist at “Harper’s Bazaar” magazine in NYC. She was known for her great generosity, warmth, lovable Brooklyn accent, fabulous fashion sense and unrestrained laughter. She loved people, especially her family and her many lifelong friends. Arrangements entrusted to D’Alessandro Funeral Home and Crematory Ltd. Interment at the Montefiore Cemetery, New York. Contributions can be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014.