BROOKFIELD, Ohio – Paula Jean Trojak, of Masury, Ohio, passed away at 6:32 a.m. on Thursday, March 30, 2017, while under the Hospice Care of Sharon Regional Hospital. She was 58.
Paula was born in Sharon, on October 9, 1958, a son to Michael W. and Idabell Evelyn (Aldrich) Yarabenets, Jr.
A 1977 graduate from Brookfield High School, she had worked as a Certified Nurse’s Aide in public as well as in private practice for a several different care facilities.
In her spare time, she enjoyed playing softball, feeding the birds and squirrels and just taking it easy.
Survivors include her son, Charles Brad McCurdy and his wife, Stephanie, Rittman, Ohio; her daughter, Sarah L. Crouch and her husband, George, Jr., Hubbard, Ohio; her granddaughter, Zoey McCurdy; her sisters, Judy L. Usnarski and her husband, Bob, and Kim Cheney and her husband, Dean, all of West Middlesex, Pennsylvania and her companion, Larry Baker.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her grandson, Charles Michael Crouch and her sisters, Michele Griffin and Linda Sue Yarabenets.
In accordance to her wishes, private services are to be held.
She will be laid to rest in Brookfield Township Cemetery with family.
Expressions of sympathy can be left for his family at www.bricelandfuneralservice.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Animal Welfare League or Hospice of Sharon Regional Hospital, both c/o the funeral home.
A television tribute will air April 3 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.