WILLIAMS, Joann L. (Yeager)

WILLIAMS, Joann L. (Yeager), 78, of Martins Ferry, OH, formerly of Yorkville, OH, died Monday, September 2, 2013, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry.

She was born November 28, 1934 in Martins Ferry, a daughter of the late Dewey and Mable E. (Brown) Yeager.

She was retired from the Yorkville Plant of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel. Joann was a member and active volunteer of the First Baptist Church of Martins Ferry. She was also a volunteer for many years at St. Lucy’s Catholic Church Fish Fries.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Kenny Williams; and her sister, Jean Homer.

Surviving are her three sons, Thomas A. Williams of Yorkville, Kenneth M. (Michelle) Williams and Daniel S. Williams both of Martins Ferry; and a daughter, Janet L. (Dan, special friend) Nolan of Columbus, OH; a brother, Bill Yeager of TN, 10 grandchildren; John A., Michael W. and Matthew S. Nolan, Anna Jo, Eric T. and Cassie M. Williams, Terry L., Joseph G., Christine M. and Paul A. Herring and 19 great – grandchildren.

Friends will be received Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH, where services will be held, Thursday, September 5, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Larry W. Lewis officiating. Burial follows in Riverview Cemetery, Martins Ferry.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, 306 Locust St., Martins Ferry, OH

Online condolences may be expressed at www.heslop.com.