Jeffrey M. Yeager

COLUMBUS – Jeffrey M. Yeager, 53, of Columbus, formerly of Wellsville, died at 6:15 p.m. Sunday at his apartment in Columbus.

Born on Dec. 16, 1959, he was the son of the late Robert Yeager (of East Liverpool) and Nancy (Chrisman) Yeager (of Wellsville).

Mr. Yeager was a truck driver. He served in the US Army from March 2, 1977, to September, 1978.

Survivors include his wife, the former Tammy Lewis of Wellsville; his children, Aaron (Casey) Korbel, Frank (Talisa) Lewis, Billie (William) Robb and Emily Cochran, all of Wellsville; siblings, Melody (Raymond) Duffield of Wellsville, Julie (Todd) Williams of Lawrenceville, W.Va., Bob (Debbie) Yeager of Lisbon and Uhl “Curt” Yeager of North Dakota; and seven grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen and Sons Funeral and Cremation Services in Salem.

The funeral service begins at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, with full military honors.

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