Janis E. Yunker

November 29, 1939 ‒ October 09, 2013

Crestline, Ohio

Janis E. Yunker, 73, of Galion, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 at Manorcare of Westerville.

Born Nov. 29, 1939 in Crestline, she was the daughter of the late Edward Herman and Vivian June Mattocks Yunker.

She was a graduate of Galion High School in 1957 and Mansfield Beauty College in 1959. Jan was a member of the Peace Lutheran Church in Galion, Friends of Galion Public Library, and was a volunteer for HomeCare Matters in Galion. She enjoyed playing bridge, reading and making afghans. She was a hairdresser and owned and operated Jan’s Beauty Shop in Galion.

She is survived by one sister and brother-in-law, Shirley and Glen Scherer of Westerville; one sister-in-law, Barb Yunker of Galion; also several nieces and nephews, Pamela Joel Kratzer, Stephen Maria Scherer, Cindy Brad Smith, Tom Diana Yunker, Tim Tara Yunker, Troy Dee Yunker, Chris Scott Carpenter; eight great nieces and nephews; one great-great niece; one great-great nephew and numerous cousins.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Tom Yunker.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at Richardson-Davis Funeral Home where services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, with Pastor Richard Genzman officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Peace Lutheran Church, 129 West Walnut Street, Galion, Ohio 44833.