NILES - Harry E. Yauger Sr., 70, died Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at St. Joseph Health Center in Warren.
He was born Aug. 10, 1942, in Massillon, the son of the late Harold Edward Yauger Sr. and the late Marie Agnes Donges Yauger.
He was self-employed for A1 Handyman Cleaning Co.
Harry loved his family dearly and will be missed greatly by them. He loved Christmas and decorating for the holidays, as well as working outdoors and gardening.
He is survived by his wife, Judith Silvey Yauger of Niles; his daughters, AnnMarie Hamrick of Howland, KerryMarie (Bill) Tedesco of New Middletown, TommiMarie Yauger of Warren and Marie Yauger of Niles; his sons by a previous marriage, Kirk Yauger of Florida, Keith Yauger of Howland and Harry Yauger Jr. of Kinsman; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; siblings, James (Dee) Yauger of Niles, William (Mary) Yauger of Warren, Cheryl Racco of Cortland and Diane (Mark) Bumstead of Cortland; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Harold E. Jr., Donald L. and Arthur A. Yauger; and three sisters, Doris E. Visnich, Lois B. Berger and Judy R. Hipkins.
A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where Pastor Garry L. Hennessey will officiate. Friends may call one hour prior to the service.
The family requests that monetary contributions be made to the family to help defray the costs associated with the funeral, or to a charity of the donor's choice, in his memory.