Obituary for Naomi Amelia Yant Naomi Amelia Yant 79, of Delaware, died peacefully at home with her family Saturday, August 25, 2018. She was born March 29, 1939 in Duluth, MN to V. Rae (Kimball) and Dr. Lewis E Harris. She graduated from Delaware Willis High School in 1957, and from The Ohio State University in 1961, earning her Bachelor of Science in Education. Naomi began her career as an elementary school teacher for Gahanna and Delaware City Schools. She later earned her masters degree from the University of Dayton and became a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. She flourished in her role as a counselor for 21 years, working the last 15 years in the office of Dr. Desai, Marion, where she touched the lives of many clients, co-workers, and friends. Naomi brightened the lives of those around her with her silliness, laughter, and simple joy of life. She had a profound love of nature and the outdoors. She very much enjoyed gardening, hiking, swimming, bird watching, and kayaking throughout her life. She was a talented artist and cook. Naomi had a passion for helping others, serving the community through Preservation Parks, United Way, League of Women Voters, the Democratic Party, Help Anonymous, and the public library. Naomi shared a very special bond with her husband and best friend of 57 years and 5 days, William E. Yant. Family was the most important focus of Naomi’s life as she took great pride in being a mother and grandmother. She is survived by her husband, William E. Yant, children, Scott (Amy) Yant of Delaware, Andrew Yant of Delaware and Suzanne Hughes of Naperville, IL., grandchildren, Britten (Jamie) Yant, Arianna Yant, Leah Burtt, Alexander Burtt. Naomi’s last wishes were that we all be kind and good to one another. Her positive outlook and compassion toward others will live on through her family. Calling hours will be a Robinson’s Funeral Home on Saturday September 8, 2018 at 1pm with a Memorial Service at 2 pm. Should friends desire, contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society. Condolences and memories may be shared online at www.robinsonfuneralhomeinc.com. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Naomi Amelia Yant please visit our Sympathy Store. Upcoming Events Visitation © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions SEP 8. 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM Robinson Funeral Home 32 West Winter Street Delaware, OH, US, 43015 firstname.lastname@example.org www.robinsonfuneralhomeinc.com/ Order Flowers for the Visitation Guaranteed delivery before Naomi ‘s Visitation begins. Memorial Service © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions SEP 8. 02:00 PM Robinson Funeral Home 32 West Winter Street Delaware, OH, US, 43015 email@example.com www.robinsonfuneralhomeinc.com/ Order Flowers for the Memorial Service Guaranteed delivery before Naomi ‘s Memorial Service begins.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Naomi Amelia Yant March 29 1939 August 25 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Delaware, state: Ohio