Yolanda Bologna Labate

and Mafalda Bologna Michaels (Also known as Jayne)

Date of birth: Aug. 14, 1923, in Youngstown

Parents: Frank and Anna (Colla) Bologna.

Siblings: Nancy and the late Frank, Carmela, Angeline, Triestina and Nicholas.




Residence: Boardman.

Spouse: Edward Labate, whom she married May 20, 1950. He died in 2010.

Children: Linda Ackley of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Nancy (Robert) Hetrick of New Middletown.

Grandchildren: Two.

Education: South High School.

Employment: Retired from Strouss’ Department Store in 1985.

Memberships: St. Charles Borromeo Church in Boardman and was a member of St. Dominic’s Senior Citizens Club and Royal Seniors Club.

Other information: She enjoys playing on her iPad, surfs the Internet, plays games and keeps up with family members on Facebook. She loves to read and uses the public library book mailing service.



Residence: Parma, Ohio.

Spouse: George Michaels, whom she married Oct. 19, 1946. He died in 1966.

Children: Richard (Lynne) Michaels of Bay Village, Ohio; Lorri (David) Longo of Lyndhurst, Ohio; and Michael of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Grandchildren: Five.

Employment: Worked for Third Federal Savings and Loan and retired in 1996.

Memberships: St. Francis de Sales Church in Parma.

Other information: She recently moved to Emerald Village Retirement Community in North Olmsted, where she has made several new friends and participates in daily activities. She plays the word game with her family and friends on her Kindle.


Date and location: Their birthdays will be celebrated at a family reunion at Beard Cabin in Boardman Park today.

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