Jeanette H. Yungbluth 1936-2020
VERNON — Jeanette H. Yungbluth, age 83, of Vernon Township, died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center in Warren.
She was born Sept. 28, 1936, in Detroit, Mich., a daughter of James E. and Olga Socoloff Horodyski.
Formerly of Burghill and a resident of Vernon for the past 62 years, Mrs. Yungbluth attended the Dana School of Music in Youngstown and beauty school. She was a former member of the St. John’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Sharon, Pa. As a young woman, she was employed by Peerless in Warren and went on to work for Livingston’s department store, also in Warren. She later worked for A.G. Birrell’s and The Hairitage Beauty Shop in Kinsman and was bookkeeper for Horodyski Bros. She baked wedding cakes and cookies for many area events and taught cake decorating classes at Joseph Badger High School. Mrs. Yungbluth served as room mother at school as her children were growing up and also as PTA president for many years. She enjoyed playing bingo, writing letters and sending cards. She was an avid reader. She was a fan of all the Cleveland sports teams, but an especially avid fan of the Indians baseball team. She was a member of the Tuesday night card club for over 50 years and always looked forward to getting her newspaper and doing the daily crossword puzzles.
Mrs. Yungbluth married the love of her life, Karl Zane Yungbluth, on Sept. 28, 1957; and he preceded her in death on March 12, 2004.
She was also preceded by her parents; a sister, Dorothy Coursen; and a brother, Jimmy Horodyski.
She is survived by her daughter, Cynthia L. (Chuck) Gerrish of Vernon; son, Karl James Yungbluth of Vernon; and daughter, Jennifer O. (Frank) Michael of Kinsman; sister, Helen (Marty) Higgins of Vernon; brother, Ed (Sharon) Horodyski of Vernon; 13 grandchildren, Johnny (Ana), Ashley, Holly, Frankie, Cody, Rachel, Carly, Jarrod, Zane, Gabe, Alex, Luke and Riley; five great-grandchildren, Kyle, Reese, Dax, Avryin and Nicholas; and many loving brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Monday, Aug. 17, 2020, from 6 to 8 p.m. and a funeral service will be held Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020, at 1 p.m. at Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, 8569 Main St., Kinsman. Burial will follow in West View Cemetery in Vernon.
Social distancing will be observed and masks are required.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Wilds at thewilds.columbuszoo.org or the Burghill Fire Dept, 6915 state Route 88, Kinsman, OH 44428.
Those wishing to share a fond memory or condolence may visit www.baumgardnerfuneralhomes.com