Austintown, Donna M. Yancsurak, 63.
Funeral services will be 7 P.M. Tuesday at the Fox Funeral Home, Boardman, for Donna M. Yancsurak, 63, of Austintown who passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Thursday afternoon after a courageous battle against cancer.
Donna was born November 6, 1954 in Youngstown, a daughter of Maurice and Stella Rochford Smith. After attending Boardman High School, she became a hairdresser. Then, for most of her career, she was with First National Bank, where she became the head teller at the Austintown branch. Donna enjoyed dogs and doing yard work, but most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her ten grandchildren.
Donna is preceded in death by her husband, Russ, whom she married March 6, 1989. He passed away May 1, 2014.
She leaves to cherish her memory her companion Randy Wilson, son Robert (Jennifer) DiMaiolo of Canfield, daughter Nicole (John) Overly of Berlin Center, step daughter Lanette (Jeff) Olson of Rapid City, South Dakota, step son Lonnie (Shannan) Yancsurak of Claremont Calif., sister Rose Marie “Dee Dee” Joseph of Boardman, ten loving grandchildren: Ava, Gia and Remy DiMaiolo, J.P. and Ethan Overly, Avery and Jack Olson, and Bodie, Beckett and Evie Yancsurak and her dog Bella. Along with her parents and husband, Donna is preceded in death by a sister Kathy Prest.
Family and Friends may call at the Fox Funeral Home, 4700 Market St., from 5 to 7 on Tuesday, prior to the funeral service beginning at 7P.M.
In lieu of flowers, Donna’s family asks that material tributes be made to the Hope Center for Cancer Care, 835 South Western Run. Youngstown, OH 44514.
Family and friends may visit www.foxfuneralhome.org to view this obituary and send condolences.
Hope Center for Cancer Care
835 South Western Run., Youngstown OH 44514