Yvonne died on March 12, 2015. She matriculated to K from Lombard, Illinois. She majored in sociology and later earned two master’s degrees (education and library science) from the University of Oklahoma. She worked in the personnel field in Chicago before she married Frederick Lee Hinchee in June 1958. She was a homemaker and, later, a librarian, serving as branch manager of the Shawnee (Oklahoma) Public Library, a post from which she retired in 2005. She was a longtime member of Wesley United Methodist Church and throughout her life was active in many civic organizations and causes. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law and two grandchildren.