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Paul James Yerbich

February 10, 1965 ~ January 20, 2024 (age 58) 58 Years Old

Paul Yerbich Obituary

Paul Yerbich, 58, of Bemidji, MN died Saturday, January 20, 2024.

Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, February 2, 2024 at St. John’s Catholic Church, Nebish.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.

He was born February 10th 1965 to George and Elaine Yerbich. He grew up in Nebish MN on the family dairy farm. He attended school and graduated from high school in Blackduck MN. He work on the family farm up until he started working for Wilde Construction. And then he started working for Fadness Fabrication throughout the beginning years of the 1990’s. In 1987 he married Penny (Johns) Yerbich. In 1990 they had their first daughter Kara (Yerbich) Raisch.  Then in 1995 they would have their second daughter Samantha Yerbich. Then after he worked for Fadness Fabrications, he started working for Sandberg and Cauley. A few years later he would work for J.C. Weld. He also would work for Bemidji Sewer and Waterworks as well as Vic’s Septic Service. For a time he owned a rental property that he remodeled. He repaired small engines and did body work on cars for a short time as well.  In 2014, he would attend Minnesota Premiere Driving school in St.Cloud and obtain his CDL license. He would then go on to work for about seven years driving truck for beet farmers in Warren Minnesota and Hillsboro, North Dakota during the beet harvest season. He would also become a truck driver for Transystems and eventually Dukek Trucking. He loved to sing karaoke, socialize and help others anyway he could. He also loved going on snowmobile or motorcycle trips with friends and family. He traveled and worked in the mines of Alaska and loved to go fishing, camping, hunting or shooting guns with his daughters and wife. He loved hunting, fishing, camping, snowmobiling, riding motorcycles and three wheelers. He also liked working to build motorized toys for his kids and grandkids. 

He is preceded in death by his father George Yerbich and brother Daniel Yerbich.  He is survived by his mother Elaine Yerbich, brothers Donald Yerbich, Jerome Yerbich, Andy Yerbich, Victor Yerbich, Duane Yerbich, his one sister Marcy (Yerbich) Binkley, wife Penny (Johns) Yerbich, daughters Kara (Alonzo) Raisch,   Samantha Yerbich, granddaughter Arava Yerbich and grandson Alistair Raisch. As well as many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. 

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
February 2, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. John's Catholic Church
27867 Irvine Ave. NE
Nebish, MN 56667

Memorial Service
Friday
February 2, 2024

11:00 AM
St. John's Catholic Church
27867 Irvine Ave. NE
Nebish, MN 56667

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