|Eli J Yoder|
Yoder - Eli J, son of Jacob K and Katie (Swartzendruber) Yoder, was born in Iowa county, Iowa, April 9, 1889 died at the Henry County Memorial Hospital, Dec 15, 1966; aged 77 y, 8 m, 6 d.
On Nov 25, 1908, he was married to Annie Bissey, who survives. Also surviving are 4 children (Arnold, Orpha - Mrs Louis Gugel, Catherine - Mrs Oscar Richard, and Delmar), 12 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, 2 brothers (Nicholas and Quinton), and one sister (Sadie - Mrs Vernon Marner). He was preceded in death by his parents, 6 brothers and sisters, and one grandchild.
He was a member of the Mennonite church from his youth. Funeral services were held at the Bethel Church, in charge of Willard Leichty and Ira Wenger.
Vol LX, No 3
17 January 1967
Jacob K. Yoder (1852 - 1926)
Catherine J. Swartzendruber Yoder (1857 - 1935)
Annie Bissey Yoder (1886 - 1980)
Orpha May Yoder Gugel (1916 - 1979)*
Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
Created by: Linda K
Record added: Jun 08, 2012
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