Yvonne A. McGaw

Oct 9 1942
Sep 13 2022
79 Years

Yvonne A. McGaw, "Cookie”, 79 of Coatesville, PA passed away on September 13, 2022, at Kindred Rehab In Havertown, PA. She was the widow of the late Oliver McGaw and Gene Dixon. Born in Coatesville, she was the daughter of the late Earl E Taylor Sr. and Anna M. Thompson Brown.

Yvonne worked as a mail clerk for the US Postal Service System and enjoyed working at Ross clothing store in Exton, PA. Yvonne was also a member of the Christian Historical Society since its inception in 2000. She was not only a mom, grandmom, and great-grandmother but a friend to many. She was a tough "cookie" and loved by all. 

She is survived by her sons Tyrone McGaw of Coatesville, Darryl Dixon Sr. and wife, Felice of Media, PA. 12 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and siblings Darlene A. Colon, Martha Taylor, Robert Taylor, Earl Taylor Jr, and his wife Jackie, of Pomeroy, PA. She was preceded in death by a daughter Antionette "Toni" Dixon and siblings Andrea Middleton, Victoria Bookman, Arla Taylor, William Taylor, Abram Taylor, Frederick Taylor, Gerald Taylor, and Richard Thompson. 

Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Wilde Funeral home. 


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Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family


Dear Family: Prayers of peace and comfort now and in the days ahead. She was such a "beautiful person", who will truly be missed. Rest in Peace, "Cookie". 

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Family on behalf of the Zion Hill Thompson Clan we send our deepest sympathy for yet another loss to the family. Cookie was a wonder cousin and had a contagious laugh and beautiful smile. We continue to keep you cousins in prayer.

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Prayers of comfort are extended to the family of Yvonne “Cookie” McCaw. I can't say enough good things about your mom, grandmother and friend. Having worked together at the Media Post Office, we shared many good times. Aunt Yvonne had such a vibrant personality and was loved by all. Rest in peace as you have completed this race here on earth.🌹

Love,                                                                                      Yvonne Curtis-Hunt



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I miss you more than you can imagine Aunt Cookie.  You know my demons........please help give me the strength to fight them and come out on top.  

Love you,



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Condolences to the Thompson family. I'm sure that Cookie, my mom Shirley and Aunt Wanda are united in heaven kicking it up together.

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