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Virginia "Jinny" Yuhaniak

October 21, 1923 ~ March 9, 2019 (age 95)
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SALEM - Virginia “Jinny” Yuhaniak, 95, died March 9, 2019 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Jinny was born October 21, 1923 in Salem, Ohio, a daughter of the late Charles M. and Edna M. (Shaffer) Chappell.​

She was a 1941 graduate of Salem High School.
She was a secretary at the former Parker Chevrolet as well as Electric Furnace Company.​ Jinny was a member of First Christian Church.​ Her true joy was spending time with her family.​​

Her husband Thomas Paul Yuhaniak, whom she married October 16, 1954, died January 29, 1996.​

She is survived by  one daughter, Jill A. Kilchenman of Sleepy Hollow, IL; one son Ted T. (Lori) Yuhaniak of Salem; and six grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, and Daniel Kilchenman; and Thomas L., Ted H., and Betsy Yuhaniak.​

Besides her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Esther Thomson and Betty Hilliard; one brother, Robert Chappell; and her son-in-law, David Kilchenman.​

Funeral services will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m.  at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services with Fr. Robert Edwards officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Cemetery. ​

Friends and family will be received Friday from 5-7 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00-11 a.m. at the funeral home.

To view Jinny’s obituary or to send condolences visit www.starkmemorial.com.


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