David J. Yoder
                           January 18, 1962 ~ February 23, 2017

David J. Yoder, 55, of Goshen, died on Thursday afternoon, February
23, while traveling back from Mexico where he had been obtaining
medical care.  He was born on January 18, 1962 in Wellsboro, PA, to
David and Miriam (Bishop) Yoder. On June 11, 1988 in Milo, ND he
married Teresa Slabaugh; she survives. Survivors in addition to his
wife are four daughters, Virginia Yoder of Canon City, CO, Roxanna
Yoder, Jessica Yoder and Violet Yoder all of Goshen; six sons, Elisha
Yoder, Boaz Yoder, Abraham Yoder, Caleb Yoder, Cornelius Yoder
and Barnabus Yoder all of Goshen; his parents, David and Miriam
Yoder of Shipshewana; eight sisters, Deborah Yoder, Sharon Yoder,
Janice Friesen and Joanna Yoder all of Shipshewana, Julie (Juan)
Sandoval, Bonita (Ernest) Glick and Judith (Philip) Glick all of El
Salvador, Yolonda Yoder of Shipshewana; four brothers, Joel
(Estella) Yoder of Goshen, Michael (Miriam) Yoder of Costa Rica,
Merle (Mary) Yoder of the Dominican Republic, Jeremy (Tansy) Yoder
of Nicaragua. David was a farmer and enjoyed gardening. He worked
construction and worked in the missionary field for 10 years.
Visitation will be from 5:00 - 8:00 pm on Sunday February 26, and
5:00 - 8:00 pm Monday, February 27, at Fairhaven Mennonite Church,
13513 State Road 4 Goshen. Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on
Tuesday, February 28, also at the church.

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Our deepest sympathy for you and your family.  We will be returning
in May and will contact you to visit and reflect upon his life and our
From: Rick and Lila Philbroo