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Betty Lou Yost 1933-2021

BAZETTA — Betty Lou Yost, 87, of Bazetta, passed away peacefully into eternal rest Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center.

She was born April 19, 1933, in Tyler City, W.Va., the daughter of the late Ernest Ball and Edna Mae Lemasters Ball.

She married Clair Liddle in 1952, and they enjoyed 35 years of marriage together before he passed away in 1987. Betty Lou married the second love of her life, Roger F. Yost, May 21, 1990; and they spent 30 years of marriage together.

She had lived in Bazetta for many years and was formerly of Windham. She worked at Packard Electric for 31 and 1/2 years before retiring in 1990. Betty enjoyed collecting anything Pennzoil and reading books. Her biggest joy was spending time with her family.

Betty was a member of the Champion Christian Church, Crescent Chapter, Eastern Star of Garrettsville, where she was past matron for three years (1980, 1987 and 1994) and past Grand Easter Chapter No. 7, the Scarlet Bonnets, the Red Hat Club and the Windham Friday Club (for more than 46 years.)

She is survived by her husband, Roger F. Yost of Bazetta; her daughters, Lou Ann Kilgore of Bazetta and Jo Claire (Mike) Robertson of Denair, Calif.; her son, Tom (Brenda) Liddle of Windham; her stepsons, R. Michael (Deborah) Yost of Champion, John (Lois) Yost of Katy, Texas and James (Robin) Yost of Cortland; her 19 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Edwin “Bud” Weigle.

A private service will be held at James Funeral Home on Saturday, April 10, 2021, with the Rev. Ken Hopkins officiating.

She will be laid to rest beside her first husband, Clair Liddle.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that all donations please be made to the Champion Christian Church, 151 Center St. W, Warren, Ohio 44481, in memory of Betty Lou Yost.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, Ohio 44444, 330-872-5440.

Family and friends may view Betty Lou’s obituary online or to send condolences, visit www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com.

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