Mary M. Yazombek, 94 of Shadyside, OH died Sunday, March29, 2015 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born January 14, 1921 in Lonaconing, MD a daughter of the late August and Christina Ricker Winkler.
Mary was a retired registered nurse at Belmont Community Hospital, Bellaire, OH., a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Catholic Women’s Club, American Legion Post # 521 and proudly served as a second lieutenant in the US Army during WWII.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Stanley J. Yazombek in 1999; a stillborn daughter, Regina Yazombek and a brother, Fr. Augustine Winkler.
Surviving are her children, Mary Catherine Robert Loy of Bucyrus, OH., Christina Kent Rasor of West Chester, OH., Joseph Patricia Yazombek of Marietta, OH., Margaret Robert Sall of Shadyside, Patricia Michael Nill of Marietta; two sister-in-laws, Sophie Evans of Bridgeport, OH and Alyce Yazombek of Wheeling, WV; 13 grandchildren, Amanda Loy Mat Ford, John Sylvia Loy, Matthew Loy, Sarah Rasor, Jennifer Chris Courter, Jessica Ben Guggenbiller, Bart Rasor, Beth Sall, Megan Zack Kennan, Chris Sall, Rachel, Andrew and Joseph Nill; two great-grandchildren, Bailey Courter and Gregory Guggenbiller.
Friends will be received Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 4-8 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Ave. Shadyside where full military honors will be conducted at 7:15 pm by the Belmont County Council of American Legions and a vigil service at 7:45 pm.
Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 11 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Shadyside with Fr. Samuel R Saprano as celebrant. Entombment will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Catholic Schools.
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