Cover photo for Dr. Michael G. Yanik's Obituary
Dr. Michael G. Yanik Profile Photo
1947 Dr. Michael G. Yanik 2023

Dr. Michael G. Yanik

January 3, 1947 — December 7, 2023



Dr. Michael G. Yanik, 76, of Brookfield, Ohio, passed away during the early morning hours on Thursday, December 7, 2023, at his residence.

Michael was born January 3, 1947, in Sharon, Pennsylvania, the son of Albert and Catherine (Filipovich) Yanik.

He was a graduate of Palmer Chiropractic College in Davenport, Iowa. Dr. Michael had his own practice, in Liberty Twp., Ohio, for fifty years before retiring.

He was a member of the Pleasant Valley Evangelical Church.

Michael was a humble man who found joy in serving others. He enjoyed golfing and was an avid gardener. Later in life, he became an exceptional cook.

He leaves to cherish his memory, his bride of 53 years, Barbara A. (Bookshaw) Yanik, whom he married on March 7, 1970; daughter, Tina (Brian) Werner, of Hubbard, Ohio; brother, Richard Yanik, of Masury, Ohio; and Nicole Morris, who was like a daughter to him, and her children, Devin, Isaac, Isaiah, and Elijah Matthews; and her granddaughter, Amiyah.

Besides his parents, Michael is preceded in death by his beloved son, Michael Jr.; and a brother, Albert Yanik.

In accordance with Michael's wishes, there will be no public services. He will be laid to rest at Crown Hill Burial Park, Vienna, Ohio, alongside his son.

As suggested by his family, memorial contributions can be made payable to: Pleasant Valley Evangelical Church Benevolent Fund, 2055 Pleasant Valley Rd., Niles, Ohio 44446.

Expressions of sympathy may be left for his family at: 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dr. Michael G. Yanik, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 1127

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree