Arthur C. Yenawine

Salem, SC — Arthur C. Yenawine, 79, husband of Roswitha Friese Yenawine, of 14 Skipper Lane, Salem, passed away Monday, February 10, 2020, at Cottingham Hospice House.


A native of El Campo, TX, Mr. Yenawine was the son of the late Leroy and Beatrice Hicks Yenawine. He retired as an engineer and had two Masters Degrees, one in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech and one in Business Administration from Georgia State. Mr. Yenawine enjoyed being a singer in a barber shop quartet, sailing and playing the piano. He loved the water and enjoyed the performing arts.


In addition to his wife, Mr. Yenawine is survived by his son: Jason Yenawine of Austin, TX; daughter: Amy Williams (Marc) of Canton, GA; brother: Jan Yenawine of Austin, TX; and five grandchildren: Ethan, Jack, Jacob, Jaden and James.


In addition to his parents, Mr. Yenawine was preceded in death by his brother: Roy Yenawine.


A memorial service will be conducted at 4:00 PM, Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Prisma Health Hospice of the Foothills, Cottingham Hospice House, Attn: Foundation Office, 298 Memorial Drive, Seneca, SC 29672.


The family is at their respective homes.

Davenport Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.