JAMAL C. YUHAS (nee Owen) age 82, beloved wife of the late Julius; loving mother of Nick (Mary Kay), David (Gretchan), Joy Yuhas-Slates (Dan), and the late Joe; devoted grandmother of Nicole Furman (Brian), Joseph, Grace, Danny, Gavin, Griffin, Kathryn, Lauren, and the late Danielle and great-grandmother of Ian, Sydny, and Asher Furman; cherished daughter of the late Charles and Matilda (nee Mansour) Owen; dearest sister of the late Rosemarie Botts and Fayes Owen; dear aunt and great-aunt of many.
Jamal was born on September 16, 1936 and passed away on September 29, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was a long-time resident of Wickliffe since 1960 and a member of Calvary Assembly of God in Willoughby Hills. Jamal proudly participated in the Lake County Right to Life and very active in her church. She professionally modeled in her teen and early twenties years. She enjoyed her years as a Cub Scout Den Mother and as an advocate for Alanon. Jamal graduated from East High School and for many years was a proud sales associate for Tupperware where she was a leading sales representative many times. She greatly enjoyed crafts, cooking, poetry, baking, and traveling to Florida and the Holy Land experience. Jamal enjoyed listening to gospel music, attending church and especially spending time with her family. She had many great memories with her family cracking Easter Eggs and vacationing in Cooks Forest. Jamal was beautiful, loving, and empathetic. Jamal will be dearly remembered and missed by all.
Contributions may be made in memory of Jamal to the Alzheimer Association. Celebration of Life Service Friday, October 5, 2018 at 10 AM at Calvary Assembly of God, 28870 Chardon Rd, Willoughby Hills, OH 44092. Burial following at Western Reserve Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Jamal at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91) THURSDAY 3-8PM.
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