Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1930

Vashti Baskin FAXIE VASHTI "VEE: BASKIN YONKER, 73, died on March 9, 1989 in San Antonio, TX. She was born on April 14, 1915 to Henry Leroy & Myrtle Louise Baskin. She attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1930 at Ranger, TX & married her high school sweetheart Fred Yonker (RHS-1932). They they had a daughter, Barbara Jane Henk who lives in San Antonio, & a son, Frederick Godfrey Yonker, VII. She was the older sister of twins; M.L. Baskin and H.L. Baskin, Jr. (RHS-1939). A baby sister, Vita Maurice Baskin, only lived 4 months. Vashti was a graduate of Kingsville A&I, an outstanding high school speech and English teacher for 35 years, at directing senior & interscholastic league plays. Many of her students became teachers, a tribute to her and example. Fred and her were lifetime Texans, happily married until his untimely death in 1963. Her sister was Jeanette Yonker (RHS-1929).