John A. Yatson, 83, of Brunswick, passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017. He was born June 13, 1934 in Cleveland, to the late Stephen and Patricia (nee Hussey) Yatson.
John was a member of The International Union of Operating Engineers Local 18. He enjoyed family gatherings and outings, loved life and helping people. Some of John's favorite pastimes included flying planes, boating and travelling inside and outside of the United States, especially visiting the beaches. He was a friend of Bill W. for 27 years.
He will be dearly missed by his beloved wife of 62 years, Dora (nee Getz); children, John E. (Jaclynn), Doreen (Thomas) Doran, Robert (Karen); grandchildren, Nicole, Kyle (Lori), Kristen (Kevin), Kristin, Sarah (Matt), Erin, Tommy; great-grandchildren, Hailey, Brendan, Kaitlyn, Kellen, Aiden, Kent, Charlotte, Emily; siblings, Jimmy (Elizabeth), Sally Moran; sister-in-law, Noreen and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Steven and Richard; granddaughter, Rachel and brother-in-law, Donald.
Family and friends may call Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 4 to 8 P.M., at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Rd., Brunswick. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, November 17, 2017 at 11 A.M., at St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church, 2486 W. 14th St., Cleveland (please meet at the church). Cremation will take place according to John's wishes.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of John to St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church, 2486 W. 14th St., Cleveland, OH 44113.
Online condolences at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com