Donald Yanikov, age 72, entered into rest Monday February 20, 2012.
He was born on August 18, 1939 in Portage, PA. He lived in North Ridgeville for the past 20 years coming from Belvernon, PA. Donald retired in 1990 from Lehigh Design and Drafting Co. with 27 years service as a mechanical draftsman.
He is survived by his sisters Mary (Charlie-dec'd) Oleksa of Lorain, Margaret (Domenic-dec'd) DiFrancesco of Avon, and Helen (Richard) Hilboky of Johnstown, PA, many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents John and Mari (nee Kiovsky) Yanikov, and brother John (Katherine) Yanikov.
The family will receive friends Friday 4-8PM at the MISENCIK FUNERAL HOME, 36363 Detroit Rd., Avon where closing prayers will be Saturday at 9:15 AM followed by a 10:00 AM Mass at St. Mary's of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Avon. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery, Avon.