ASHTABULA — Raytanda L. Yates, age 42, of W. 46th St., died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, at Ashtabula County Medical Center.
She was born Oct. 23, 1970, in Ashtabula, the daughter of William and Catherine (Howard) Yates and had been a lifetime area resident.
She had worked as a nurse’s aide at Carington Park; Austinburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Rae-Ann Nursing Home. She enjoyed watching TV.
Surviving her is her mother, Catherine Yates of Ashtabula; her son, William Yates; two grandchildren, Neveah Yates and Ali Baker-Yates; her fiancé, Angel Arryo; two brothers, Darren and Daryl Yates; four sisters, Venita Yates, Yolanda Yates, Adreana Yates and Nakkia Yates; and two beloved friends, Dona Card and Susan Massena.
She was preceded in death by her father, William Yates in 1996; and by a brother, William in 1959.
Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 3rd, at Shiloh Temple Church of the Apostolic Faith, 3823 Ann Ave., Ashtabula, with Elder H. Wesley Nix officiating. Burial will be in Edgewood Cemetery.
Calling Hour will be Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of Service, at the Church.
Memorial contributions can be made to the family. The Ashtabula Home of FLEMING & BILLMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 526 West Prospect Rd., Ashtabula is in charge of arrangements.
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