George Wyatt Haynam

COLUMBIANA – George Wyatt Haynam, 85, of Columbiana, Ohio, died at 3 a.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at the Cleveland Clinic.

He was born Aug. 7, 1927 in Minerva, Ohio, the son of the late Austin E. and Edna (Wyatt) Haynam.

George was a graduate of Augusta High School and served in the U.S. Navy during WWII onboard the USS KWAJELEIN in the Pacific.

George was preceded in death by two sisters, Drusilla Swinton of Las Vegas, Nev., and Margaret Udelson of Maple Heights, Ohio.

He is survived by two sisters, Mary Shaffer of Wooster and Sue Snode of Minerva, Ohio.

Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home with Pastor Carolyn Griffeth officiating. Calling hours will be held Saturday from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the funeral. Burial will be at the Columbiana Cemetery with military honors provided by the Salem Honor Guard.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Columbiana in George’s honor.

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