NILES - Nancy E. Yakimovich, 63, passed away Friday, July 26, 2013, at her home.
Nancy was born Dec. 10, 1949, in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Ralph T. and Helen Gildea Pallante.
Nancy had previously worked as a manager for McKinley Lanes in Niles. She owned and operated Brannan's Yogurt from 1984 to1994 and was the current president of Brannan's Square.
She was a member of St. Stephen's Church in Niles.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Val J. Yakimovich, whom she married Sept. 6, 1996; daughter Tami Taylor of Columbus; son Thomas (Jennifer) Taylor of New Wilmington, Pa.; stepsons Peter Yakimovich of Columbus, Paul (Sally) Yakimovich of St. Paul, Minn., and David Yakimovich; sisters Maureen (Richard) Rindfuss and Kathy (David) Yingling, both of Niles; brother Tom (Jan) Pallante of Girard; and two grandsons, Cody and Cameron Taylor.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Stephen's Church, preceded by a prayer service at 9:15 a.m. at Blackstone Funeral Home in Girard.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests any material contributions to made St. Stephen's Angel Fund.
To view this obituary and to send condolences to the family online, visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com.