Warren – Elmer R. Yenchochik, 88, passed away peacefully Friday, December 10, 2021 at his home.
Elmer was born May 22, 1933, in Mingo Juction, the son of John and Margaret (Kushner) Yenchochik.
He was a 1952 graduate of Warren, G. Harding High School. He came to Warren in 1945 and retired from Republic Steel and LTV in 1985 as a master machinist after 30 years. Elmer was a member of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Warren where he had sang in the choir. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding his motorcycle, and fixing things. He also enjoyed traveling and had been to all 50 states and thirteen countries. Elmer served our country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict serving on the USS Hornet Air Craft Carrier and the USS Bennington Air Craft Carrier.
Elmer is survived by his kids Debra Yenchochik of Warren, Jeffry Yenchochik of Warren, and Karin (Don) Christley of Northfield, OH, two grandchildren Matthew and Nina Christley, and a sister Betty Ann Bednarik of Warren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Mary Ann Yenchochik whom he married July 12, 1953 and passed away September 29, 2019, a sister Margie Quinn, and a brother Nick Yenchochik.
Family and friends may pay their respects to Elmer Wednesday, December 15, 2021 from Noon to 1:00 p.m. at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church 2053 North Rd NE, Warren, OH 44483 where a service will follow at the Church at 1:00 p.m. with Very Rev. Protopresbyter Kenneth Bachofsky, PhD. Min. officiating.
Burial will be in Pineview Cemetery in Warren.
In lieu o flowers contributions may be made in Elmer’s name to St. Nicholas Orthodox Church 2053 North Rd NE, Warren, OH 44483.
Arrangements were entrusted to the professional care of the Peter Rossi Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Rd. NE, Warren, Ohio.
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St. Nicholas Orthodox Church
2053 North Rd. NE, Warren OH 44483