December 24, 1937 -- December 17, 2020
Wilma E. Yoder, 82, of Middlebury, died at 12:30 am on Thursday, December
17, at her residence. She was born on December 24, 1937 in LaGrange
County to Emanuel and Nora (Miller) Schlabach. On October 31, 1963 in
LaGrange County she married Abraham J. Yoder; he died June 27, 1996.
Surviving are six daughters, Naomi (Orva) Hershberger of Goshen, Rhoda
(Lloyd) Troyer of Middlebury, Erma (Wayne) Helmuth of Bremen, Dora
(Martin) Yoder of LaGrange, Norma (Glenn) Bontrager of Middlebury, Kristine
(Jonas) Miller of Goshen; three sons, Marlin (Arlene) Yoder, Allen (Lou Anna)
Yoder, Loren (Neoma) Yoder all of Middlebury; 38 grandchildren; nine great-
grandchildren; three sisters, Mable (Eli) Miller of Goshen, Viola (Ervin)
Bontrager of Shipshewana, Alice (Elmer) Yoder of Millersburg; brother, Omer
(Anna Mae) Schlabach of Middlebury; three sisters-in-law, Beulah Schlabach
of Middlebury, Fannie Schlabach of Goshen, Katie Schlabach of Princeton,
MO. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; grandson, Kevin
Lyn Miller; two sisters, Esther Miller and Edith "Emma" Kauffman; four
brothers, Roman Schlabach, John (Wilma) Schlabach, Wilbur Schlabach and
Orva Schlabach. Wilma was a homemaker and member of the Old Order
Amish Church. Visitation will be after 2:00 pm on Friday, December 18, and
all day Saturday, December 19, at the family's residence, 13781 CR 20,
Middlebury. Funeral services will be at 9:30 am on Sunday, December 20,
also at the family’s residence. Services will be conducted by Bishop Keith
Helmuth and the home ministers. Burial will be in Miller Cemetery, Goshen.
Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.
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From: Ralph and Patty Eash
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time.
Wilma E. Yoder