- October 26, 2022
Yolanda Jagunic, 97, died peacefully October 23, 2022, after a period of declining health. She is survived by her daughter, Judi (Mark) Dummermuth, and sons, Richard (Sonny Sonnhalter) Jagunic, and Dave (Jennifer) Jagunic.
Yolanda was born August 17, 1925, in Lorain, Ohio, and graduated from Lorain Senior High School. She worked as a bookkeeper at Woolworth`s until her marriage to Peter Jagunic in 1947. They relocated in 1956 to New Philadelphia where they raised their five children.
Her husband, Peter, died in 1992. Her sons, Tommy (1949), Dan (2016), and Larry (2021) preceded her in death.
She will be missed by her daughters-in-law, June Page Jagunic and Janet Naylor Jagunic, and her sister’s children, Carol Broadfoot and Phil Hunyad.
Grandma Yo loved visiting with her 10 grandchildren: Kristen (Josh) Snow, Matt (Liz) Jagunic, Rachel Jagunic (Dan), Mike (Allison) Jagunic, Derek (Susan) Dummermuth, Justin Dummermuth (Julie), Andrew (Danielle) Thomas, Courtney (Josh) Daniels, Kaitlin Jagunic, and Miranda Jagunic. Thirteen great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild complete her family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2022 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 139 Third St. NE, New Philadelphia, Ohio at 1:00 PM. Family will greet guests from 12:00 -1:00 PM at the church. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery at New Philadelphia.
Memorial contributions in Yolanda’s name may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.