omer e. yoder
Omer E. Yoder, 85
Oct. 13, 1928 - Oct. 27, 2013
MILFORD — Omer E. Yoder, 85, of Milford, died at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, at IU Health Goshen Hospital.
He was born Oct. 13, 1928, in Nappanee, to the late Eli J. and Malinda (Hochstetler) Yoder.
Survivors include his children, Kathy Johnson of Goshen, Marijane (Elbert) Campbell, and Omer E. “Gene” (Lisa) Yoder of New Paris; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and siblings Ruby Hochstetler, Nora Helmuth, Erma (Perry) Troyer, Inez, Eldon (Fannie) and Andrew (Leann) Yoder, Fannie Mae Mast of Goshen, Mary Ellen (Clarence) Gingerich, Eli Jr. (Wilma) and Harley (Rosemary), all of Nappanee, Gilbert Ray (Ida) Yoder of Bristol, and Lonnie (Liz) and Larry (Anna Mae), both of Shipshewana.
His wife, son Robert Yoder, grandson Roger Yoder and sister Katie Chupp predeceased him.
Visitation will be for two hours prior to the noon Saturday, Nov. 2, funeral service at Owen Family Funeral Home, Syracuse. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery in Pierceton with military graveside rites.
Memorial bequest may be given to Open Bible Baptist Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.