NILES, Ohio -- Nancy E. Yakimovich of Niles, passed away at 12:45 a.m. Friday, July 26, 2013, in her home. She was 63.
Mrs. Yakimovich was born Dec. 10, 1949, in Youngstown, a daughter of Ralph T. and Helen Gildea Pallante.
Nancy previously worked as a manager for McKinley Lanes in Niles. She owned and operated Brannan’s Yogurt from 1984-1994 and currently was president of Brannan’s Square.
She was a member of St. Stephen’s Church in Niles.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Val J. Yakimovich, whom she married Sept. 6, 1996; daughter, Tami Taylor, Columbus, Ohio; son, Thomas Taylor and his wife Jennifer, New Wilmington; stepsons, Peter Yakimovich, Columbus; Paul Yakimovich and his wife Sally, St. Paul, Minn.; and David Yakimovich; sisters, Maureen Rindfuss and her husband Richard; and Kathy Yingling and her husband David, all Niles; brother, Tom Pallante and his wife Jan, Girard; and two grandsons, Cody and Cameron Taylor.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests any material contributions to made St. Stephen’s Angel Fund.
Mrs. Val J. (Nancy E.), 63, Niles, Ohio.
Calling hours: Family will receive relatives and friends from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday (7-28-13) in BLACKSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 672 Churchill Road, Girard. Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to view this obituary and to send condolences to the Yakimovich family.
Service: Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. Monday (7-29-13) in St. Stephen’s Church, Niles, preceded by a prayer service at 9:15 a.m. in the funeral home.