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Drusilla Gerber Yoder
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1909
Minnesota, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 2000
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA


NAPPANEE - Drusilla Yoder, 90, Nappanee, died at 10:45 a.m. Friday at Elkhart General Hospital.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at North Main Street Mennonite Church, Nappanee, with Bishop Clarence Bontrager, Henry Raber and Harley Yoder officiating. Burial will be in Berea Church Cemetery.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee; and one hour prior to Monday's service at the church.
Born April 8, 1909, in Minnesota, she was the daughter of John and Barbara (Yoder) Gerber.

A housewife, she was a member of Berea Christian Fellowship.

Her husband, Eli D. Yoder, whom she married Nov. 10, 1929, died June 2, 1978. A son, Lester Yoder; three brothers, Valentine, Floyd and Moses Gerber; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild are also deceased.

Survivors include six sons, Lyle Yoder of Indianapolis, Glenn Yoder and Raymond Yoder, both of Loogootee, Eli Yoder Jr. of Middlebury, Howard Yoder of Elkhart and Frederick Yoder of Winefield, Pa.; five daughters, Tressie Slabaugh and Esther Bush, both of Sarasota, Fla., Mae Yoder of Nappanee, Inez Yoder of Pens Creek, Pa., and Martha Graber of Washington; three sisters, Sara Slaubaugh of Milford, Mattie Miller of Goshen and Katheryn Herrli of Osceola; 58 grandchildren; 108 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Water For Life. 
Family links: 
  John Kennel Gerber (1880 - 1940)
  Barbara Yoder Gerber Eash (1886 - 1978)
  Eli D. Yoder (1907 - 1978)
  Valentine Gerber (1904 - 1961)*
  Floyd Gerber (1906 - 1994)*
  Drusilla Gerber Yoder (1909 - 2000)
  Sarah Ann Gerber Slabaugh (1912 - 2010)*
  Moses Edward Gerber (1916 - 1951)*
  Mattie Gerber Miller (1919 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Berea Mennonite Church Cemetery
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Created by: genealogyfever
Record added: Jan 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33384987

- Patricia Mallory
 Added: May. 14, 2013

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