YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, July 29, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Church for Carolyn A. Yohman, 81, who passed away Saturday, July 22, at her home, surrounded by her family.
Carolyn was born August 31, 1935, in New Castle, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Joseph and Florence (Deangelo) Dantico.
Carolyn graduated from New Castle High School and was a nurses’ aide for Northside Hospital for many years. After her retirement, she worked as a home healthcare nurse.
Carolyn loved cooking and collecting recipes. Her greatest love was for her family, especially spending time with her grandchildren.
Her husband, William S. Yohman, Sr., whom she married August 2, 1958, passed away April 17, 2007.
She leaves her two sons, William S. (Jennifer) Yohman, Jr. of Lake Milton and Daniel (girlfriend, Kayla Jeswald) Yohman of Austintown; six grandchildren, Steve (fiancée Mandy), Kaylee, Addison, Brandon, Autumn and Christyan; two great-grandchildren, Skylar and Delilah Jade and twin brothers, John (Jennifer) Dantico of Tennessee and Joe (Amy) Dantico of New Castle.
Carolyn was also preceded in death by a sister, Elveria Shugart.
The Yohman family would like to give a special thanks to Marylynn Kotis and Joanne Petrarca for all of their love and support.
Family and friends may call Saturday, July 29 from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, material tributes may take the form of donations to The Hope Center for Cancer Care, 835 Southwestern Run, Youngstown, OH 44514.
Professional arrangements are being handled by the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel.
A television tribute will air Friday, July 28 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.