Yvonne F. Caughron

Oct 9, 2020
Caughron, Yvonne 2


Private family services will be held.



Oak Hill Cemetery, Nashua, Iowa


Memorials are directed to the family. Cards sent to the funeral home will be forwarded to the family.


Yvonne F. Caughron, 86, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Waterloo, passed away peacefully at the Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha on October 9, 2020. She was born March 3, 1934 in Shell Rock, daughter of Frank and Helena (Nordman) Jones. She graduated from Waterloo East High School in 1952. She married Larry Bright; they later divorced. Later she married John Caughron; they later divorced.

She worked in Patient Accounts for Covenant Medical Center for 30 years; retiring in 2006.

She is survived by her two daughters: Calla Schoville of Waterloo and Dee Bright of Cedar Rapids; three sons, Shane Bright of Cedar Falls, Larry (Emily) Bright of Clarksville, and Ron (Shari) Bright of Waterloo; eleven grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren; and fourteen great-great grandchildren; one sister, Deanna Lily of Bremerton‚ WA; and brother, Hershel Anderson of Denver‚ CO.

She is preceded in death by her two grandchildren: Tina and Candice; son in law, Wayne Schoville; sister, Bernadine Becker; and brother, Bud Jones.

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  1. Kristina Wilcoxon | Oct 12, 2020

    We are all very sorry for your loss. We are sending hugs and prayers from all the Bokonich family in Kansas City.   Alice Bokonich, Steve Bokonich, Judy Bokonich, Kris Bokonich Wilcoxon, Karen Bokonich Baker and Sharon Bokonich Cucchiara.


  2. Roanna Kirk | Oct 10, 2020
    My other mom growing up.  She will be remembered and missed. Love and prayers to the family.  Roanna Baker Kirk
  3. Larry Bright | Oct 09, 2020
    Mom will be missed. She loved the Lord. She would take us to the church every Sunday. She is with the Lord now. Love you.
  4. Marilyn Thornton | Oct 09, 2020
    Sorry to hear of Yvonne passing   I work in Pt Accts with her at Covenat
  5. Billie J Johnson | Oct 09, 2020

    i worked with Yvonne for many years at Covenant Medical Center and went to East high 

    with her and Bernadine.  She was a lot of fun and a good friend.

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