Leslie Alison (Yinger) Vaughan
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Rochester, NH - Leslie Alison (Yinger) Vaughan, 45, of Rochester, N.H., formerly of Salem, N.H., passed away on October 2, 2019, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Alison was a talented artist and owner of Pixie Studios. She graduated from Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, with a degree in Fine Arts. She was most recently a valued employee of Measured Progress in Dover, N.H.
Having survived cancer at three years of age, she was the inspiration for the founding of High Hopes Foundation of New Hampshire, which exists to this day.
Born in Chillicothe, Ohio, Alison is survived by her husband, Andrew Vaughan; her mother, Jacqueline Yinger; her father Larry D. Yinger Sr.; and step-mother Denyce Yinger. She is also survived by her brother Larry Dean Yinger Jr.; and sister Colleen Kilbride; niece Lucy Elizabeth Yinger; and nephew Graham Joseph Yinger. She has many loving relatives and forever friends.
Alison was predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Paul and Carol Buck; and paternal grandparents, Ernest and Helen Yinger.
As per Alison's request, there will be a Celebration of Life on October 26 in Rochester, N.H., and a memorial service at a later date in Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to www.highhopesfoundation.org, or Rochester Performance and Art Center, Rochester, N.H.
Published on October 20, 2019


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