Kenneth E. Yeager
Kenneth E. Yeager, 52 years of age, passed away Monday, January 28, 2013 at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna, Ohio. Born in Ravenna on September 30, 1960, he was the son of the late Thomas W. and Ila Jean (Hickman) Yeager.
Kenny grew up in Windham, following which he was a graduate of Labrae High School in Warren, Ohio. He formerly was a 20-year resident of Kent, residing in Ravenna the past 2 years. Kenny had been employed as an assistant manager at both L'Oreal Corporation in Streetsboro and at 4 Seasons Machine in Garrettsville. An avid NASCAR fan, he also was true to the Cleveland Indians and Browns. He was a member of the NRA. Kenny will be deeply missed by his wife, children and loving grandchildren, as well as other close family and friends.
On August 21, 1982, he married Marlene (Burbridge) Yeager who survives at their home. Also surviving are his daughters, Christina and Heather Yeager both of Ravenna, brother William (Nancy) Yeager of Windham, sister, Dixie (Norman) Klein of Lyndhurst, and his grandchildren, Ryan, Aleigha and Nadiah. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Randy and Tommy Yeager and sister, Gladys Laveen.
No calling hours. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service to Celebrate his Life will be held Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at The First Church of God in Windham. Arrangements are by the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua.
(Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service, 330-274-3145, RC 1-30-13)SClB.
Kenny was a wonderful, fun loving man and I was proud to call him my Uncle. He may not have been part of my blood, but he was my family non the less. I will miss his smile and his laugh and the way he could light up a room with his personality and jokes. I am sorry for your loss and love you all.