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Susie Yoder


Susie J. Yoder, 94, Topeka, died Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at her residence.

    She was born February 2, 1918, in Dodge City, Kan., to Joe B. and Lydia (Troyer) Miller.

    She was a homemaker and member of the Old Order Amish Church.

    She was married December 21, 1944, in LaGrange County, to Ezra Yoder. He preceded her in death on September 29, 1993.

    Surviving are three sons, Harley (Ann) Yoder, Millersburg, LaVern (Mabel) Yoder, Topeka, and Roman (Ruth) Yoder, Topeka; two daughters, Mary Katherine (Harry) Weaver, Topeka, and Edna Fern (Earl) Miller, Bourbon, Ind.; 31 grandchildren; 86 great-grandchildren; one brother, Chris (Katie) Miller, Shipshewana; and one sister, Mary Miller, Goshen.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, one grandson, three sisters, Katie Bontrager, Edna and Polly Miller, and six brothers, Roman, William, David, Ben, Noah and Joe B. Miller Jr.

    Visitation is all day Wednesday, August 8, at the LaVern Yoder residence, 4790S 900W in Topeka.

    Services will be 9:30 a.m. Thursday, August 9, at the LaVern Yoder residence, 4790S 900W in Topeka, with Bishop Samuel Mast Jr. and home ministers officiating.

    Burial will be in Yoder Cemetery, Shipshewana.

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral

    Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.