The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

March 14, 2013

Jagodinka Beyers

Homemaker born in Serbia had family living here


---- — WARREN, Ohio – Jagodinka Beyers of Warren passed away of natural causes at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, in Trumbull Memorial Hospital in Warren. She was 92.

Mrs. Beyers was born Aug. 13, 1920, in Dobridol, Serbia, a daughter of Yros and Todora Milosevic. She came to the U.S. in 1962.

She was educated in Serbia and spent time working in a steel mill before immigrating to the U.S.

She spent her adult life as a homemaker.

She married Dragutin Kandic, with whom she had three children. He preceded her in death. She then married Leonard Beyers, who also preceded her in death.

She was a member of St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in Hermitage.

She enjoyed knitting and crocheting.

She is survived by a son, Radisa Kandic, Warren, with whom she made her home; a daughter, Zorica Jelic, Hermitage; four grandchildren, George Jelic and his wife Zorica, Brookfield; Vesna Perinuzzi and her husband Claudio, Bayside N.Y.; Gordana Jelic-Lettieri and her husband Stephen, Brookfield; and Mirjana “Midi” Jelic, Hermitage; and five great grandchildren, Djuro Jelic, Luca Perinuzzi, Vincent Perinuzzi, Mihailo Jelic and Snezana Jelic.

Besides her two husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents, an infant daughter and a sister.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. George Serbian Orthodox Church, 65 S. Keel Ridge Road, Hermitage, PA 16148.


Mrs. Leonard (Jagodinka Kandic), 92, Warren, Ohio.

Calling hours: Noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday (3-16-13) in J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon, with a Pomen service at 1:20 p.m. Friends may send condolences to her family by visiting www.

Service: Funeral services at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. George Serbian Orthodox Church, 65 S. Keel Ridge Road, Hermitage, with the Rev. Milovan Katanic, pastor, officiating. Immediately following the funeral services a memorial luncheon will be held for family and friends at 3:30 p.m. in the church.

Interment: St. John’s Cemetery, Hermitage.