Transition: Yael Hana Powell (July 17, 1950-Jan. 3, 2018)

Monday, January 29, 2018

Yael Hana Bethiem Powell was born July 17, 1950 in Haifa, Israel, the daughter of Uryon Sahari and Willa Skipwith (Christoph) Davidsohn. She departed this earth life on Wednesday, January 3, 2018, in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, at the age of 67 years apparently from a tumor found in her left lung on January 1, 2018.

On July 11, 1987 she was united in marriage to the love of her life, Douglas George Powell, who survives her. She is also survived by her mother, Willa Davidsohn, sister, Rachel Davidsohn, brother, Daniel Davidsohn, Aunt Francis Salerno, cousins Chris Salerno, Lucy Lilien and son Christopher Jose, all of Florida, Brother Michael Davidsohn of Louisiana, Step mother Marty Davidsohn, half sister Sharon and husband Wayne Rogers of North Dakota and her loving pets, Christos, Lilah, Lovie, Bliss, and Desi; She leaves behind many close friends and thousands of devoted followers of her writing. Yael is preceded in death by her father, son, (Joshua), and grandparents.

A Celebration of Life service will be on February 18, 2018 with Blue Star/Deerwomon officiating at the United Methodist Church 195 Huntsville Rd 23 South. All are welcome. Please bring a food dish to share. Memorial donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church 195 Huntsville Rd. Eureka Springs or the Flint Street Fellowship & Food Bank, 33 N Main Street, Eureka Springs, Arkansas Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com. Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2017