Vesta Goldie <I>Dingman</I> Yoder

Vesta Goldie Dingman Yoder

Birth
Webster County, Iowa, USA
Death 30 Dec 2001 (aged 92)
Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa, USA
Burial Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 94130236 · View Source
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Messenger/Fort Dodge, Ia. Tues. 1 Jan 2002

VESTA YODER, 92, Webster City, died at the Hamilton Hospital, after a short illness.
Funeral services will be held at Faith United Methodist Church with Rev. Brian and Cindi O'Brien, Asbury ministry assistant, officiating. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Foster Funeral Home today from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Vesta Goldie Dingman, daughter of George and Louie Crane Dingman, was born Dec. 24, 1909, on a farm in Webster County near Homer, and went to county school there and later near Lehigh. She then attended Webster City High School. She worked as an operator for the telephone company in Webster City, later moved to Fort Dodge and then to Batavia, N.Y. where she met her late husband, Amzie Yoder. The couple was married on Nov 29, 1939, in Ames, Ia. They resided in Fort Dodge for several years. In 1947 they started farming near Alden. In 1953 they moved to a farm near Dows and 1959 to a farm east of Woolstock. The couple moved into the Southfield Wellness Center in Sep. 2000. Vesta continued to reside there after the death of Amzie in March 2001.

She is survived by son and daughter-in-law Sanford (Sandy) and Suzanne Yoder of Bettendorf; four grandchildren. Ian & Barb Yoder of Princeton, Patrick, David, and Brandon Yoder of Bettendorf; sisters Norma Farrell of Spirit Lake and Ferdelle Wood of Des Moines; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Amzie, sisters, Ida Blankenship and Alma Rhodes, and brothers, Floyd, Harold, Varick and George W. Dingman.

She was a member of the Asbury United Methodist Church and attended Faith United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Mulberry Center Helping Hand Club, Neighborly Club and Woolstock American Legion Auxiliary.



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  • Created by: Betty
  • Added: 24 Jul 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 94130236
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Vesta Goldie Dingman Yoder (24 Dec 1909–30 Dec 2001), Find a Grave Memorial no. 94130236, citing Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Betty (contributor 46527014) .