Friday, February 22, 2008

ROBERTA C. YONZ - Obituary

Roberta C. Yonz Obituary

Contributed by Cathy Raber

East Liverpool, OH--Roberta C. Yonz, 77, of Pond St., diedThursday, Dec. 23, 1993, at City Hospital.

She was born in EastLiverpool, Aug. 4, 1916, a daughter of the late Raymond & Elizabeth Lewis Clendenning.

Mrs. Yonz lived her lifetime here, and was a beautician, last working at the former Margaret's Salon. She graduated from East Liverpool High School in 1934, and was a member of its Alumni Association. She was a 52-year member of the First Church of Christ (Disciples), where she was a member of the Sigma Alpha class, served as recording secretary for the Leona Holroyd Circle, and was a former Sunday school teacher. She was also a former member of the Rebecca Lodge.

She was survived by her husband, Fred Yonz, whom she married Nov. 26, 1943; a son, Gordon F. Yonz of Grand Prairie, TX; a daughter, Mrs. James (Elizabeth Diane) Maryak ofPortsmouth, N.H.; a brother, Ray Clendenning of East Liverpool; a sister, Mrs. Charles (Jane) Bosco of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; two grandchildren, & five great grandsons.

The Rev. Charles Wickizer of the church is to conduct services at 11 a.m. Monday at the Martin Funeral Home. Burial is to be in Riverview Cemetery.