Betty I. (Wenzel) Yannone, 80, of Canton, passed away peacefully Monday (Sept. 10, 2012).
She was born in Washington, County Barlow, Ohio, on July 23, 1932. Betty graduated from Barlow/Vincent High School Class of 1950. She was a member of First Christian Church of Canton, TOPS, National Secretaries, Past Pilots and a friend of Lois W. Betty retired from Georgia Pacific. Her pleasures include, traveling, cruising, reading, music and card clubs. Betty enjoyed life and her many close friends and loved ones.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William G. (Bill), who passed away Oct. 25, 1991; and father, Elmer C. Wenzel.
Betty is survived by her 104-year-old mother, Grace M. (Bell Wenzel) Marshall; son, Ronald G. Yannone; brother, Kenneth R. Wenzel and sister, Hilda "June" (Jim) Blogna; and many special nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Friday (Sept. 14, 2012) in the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel from noon to 1 p.m. with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Aultman Hospice, 2821 Woodlawn Ave. NW Canton, Ohio 44708; First Christian Church, 6900 Market Ave. N Canton, Ohio 44721; or Habitat for Humanity of Greater Stark County, 2800 Leemont Ave. NW, Canton, Ohio 44709.
Those wishing to share a fond memory or their condolences may sign the Reed online guestbook at our website www.reedfunerahome.com