Robert “Bob” Mark Yovanovich, 81, of Charleston Street, Cadiz, Ohio, died Wednesday August 17, 2011 at home. He was born in Canton, Ohio on March 8, 1930, a son of the late Mark Yovanovich and Chester and Nancy Kelley.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 52 years Shirley Major Yovanovich on April 19, 2010; and a brother William Kelley.

Friends will be received Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Borkoski Funeral Home, 555 East Market Street, Cadiz, Ohio where vigil service will be held at 6 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday August 22, 2011 at 11 a.m. at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Cadiz, with Reverend Tim McGuire, officiating. Interment will follow at Cadiz Union Cemetery, where Graveside Military Honors will be provided by Cadiz American Legion Post # 34.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Cadiz American Legion, Post 34, Cadiz, Ohio 43907. Offer online condolences at <>

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.