Yolanda Emily (Willeke) Bozarth

Yolanda Emily (Willeke) Bozarth, 89, of Tiffin, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Mill Run Gardens in Hilliard.

Yolanda was born Feb. 14, 1923, in Ada, to the late Lewis and Marie (Gehrisch) Willeke. She married Harry L. Bozarth in Ada, on March 21, 1944. Harry was the former Common Pleas Judge in Tiffin for many years, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 29, 1988.

Survivors include her three children, Harry (Kathleen) Bozarth II of Columbus, Diana (Mark) Permar of Kiawah Island, S.C., and Brett (Julia) Bozarth of Normal, Ill.; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Yolanda was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and a granddaughter.

Yolanda worked for the Tiffin Chamber of Commerce and Focht Brothers Construction for many years. She was a member of the Trinity United Church of Christ, a 1941 graduate of Ada High School and also attended Ohio Northern University.

The funeral will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home and Crematory, 135 N. Washington St., Tiffin, OH 44883 with the Rev. Dr. Louis Dorsch officiating. There will be no visitation held at this time. Burial will follow the services on Tuesday, at the Pleasant Union Cemetery in Old Fort.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity United Church of Christ.

Online condolences may be left for the family and the live webcast may be viewed at www.engleshookfuneralhome.com.