Bishop Levi M. Yoder 68 of 6897 CR 19 Millersburg died Friday, March 16, 2018 at LifeCare Hospice inWooster after a lengthy illness.

He was born May 7, 1949 in Millersburg to the late Mose T. and Amanda (Hershberger) Yoder. He was a retired farmer. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church and was ordained Minister in 1988 and Bishop in 2005. He is survived by his wife, the former Anna Raber; his five sons and two daughters; Duane (Ruby) of the home, Allen (Miriam), Aden(Ada Mae), David (Betty), and Junior (Leah) all of Millersburg, Lydia Ann (Roy) and Alma (Amos) both of Fresno, 37 grandchildren, 3 brothers Raymond (Ada) Yoder, Aden (Ada) Yoder of Mt. Eaton and Andy (Susie) Yoder of Millersburg, and four sisters Mary (Ray) Keim of Wilmot, Susie (Ivan) Mast and Anna (Dean) Schlabach both of Millersburg, and Laura (Levi) Troyer of Fresno. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother Noah and infant grandson.

Services will be held on Monday, March 19, 2018 at 9:00 AM at theAllen Yoder Residence 7103 CR  19 Mille rsburg with Minister Martin Miller officiating. Burial will be inthe Raber Cemetery in Mechanic Twp., Holmes County. Friends may call anytime at the Allen Yoder Residence. Arrangements are with Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek.

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