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Nancy A. Yanello

Nancy A. Yanello, 75 of Plainfield and formerly of Streator passed away Monday evening (May 21st) at St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Joliet.

Following cremation a visitation will be held Friday from 11 – 1 PM at the Winterrowd Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be held Friday at 1 PM at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.

Nancy was born on September 3, 1942 in Streator to John B. and Alice (Gerber) Wagner II.  She married Jerry Yanello on December 1, 1962.  He survives.

Also surviving are children Jerry (Julie) Yanello Jr of Huston, TX, Lynn (Richard) Yoerk of Mahomet and Bob (Kim) Yanello of Joliet, grandchildren Marcus and Devyn Yanello, Ryan Shanley and Michael Yoerk, Jonathan and Alice Yanello and Ashlee Cravatta and a great-grandson Case Hudson Cravatta, brothers Richard Wagner of Morris and Robert (Cindy) Wagner of Galesburg and several nieces and nephews.

Nancy is preceded in death by her parents, brother John Wagner, sisters Marilyn Risley and Ruth Kmetz

Nancy retired from the Red Cross and was employed at St. Mary’s Hospital in the Lab as a technician for many years.  She attended Streator Grade School s and graduated from Streator High School in 1960.

Nancy was a volunteer coach at the Streator YMCA for the swim team and she also coached girls softball teams.  Nancy enjoyed gardening and doing arts and crafts.

Memorials may be made in her name to Pink Heals Joliet Chapter @ 1147 Brookforest Drive #223 Shorewood, IL  60404, website pinkhealsjoliet.org

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A candle was lit in memory of Nancy Yanello

Liz TOMASELLO May 25 2018 12:00 AM

Jerry I am saddened to hear that Nancy has gone to her heavenly home. May she Rest In Peace sending my prayers and condolences

Peggy Kaiser May 25 2018 12:00 AM

A BASKET GARDEN was ordered on May 24, 2018

Expression of Sympathy May 24 2018 12:00 AM

Jerry and Family
My thoughts and prayers are with you all at the passing of your Nancy.
Nancy Gotch Trainor

Nancy TRAINOR May 24 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nancy Yanello

nancy cornell May 23 2018 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Sean & Carolyn Thurman May 23 2018 12:00 AM

An A GARDEN PATH was ordered on May 23, 2018

Expression of Sympathy May 23 2018 12:00 AM