Ivan U. Yoder – March 5, 2018

Ivan U. Yoder 59 of 4407 SR 39 Millersburg died Monday, March 5, 2018 at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster following a short illness. He was born May 9, 1958 in Wilmot to the late Ura M. and Sarah (Weaver) Yoder. He was the owner of Yoder Drywall and worked as a dry wall finisher. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church and was ordained minister in 1991.

He is survived by his wife, the former Miriam Beachy; his siblings Andy (Sarah Ann) Yoder of Millerburg, Ella (John) Weaver of Millersburg, Betty (Eli) Hershberger of Fredricksburg, Chris (Fannie) Yoder of Nappanee, IN, Barbara (the late Mark) Stutzman of Benton, Miriam (Noah) Shetler of Millersburg, Ervin (Edna Mae) Yoder of Millersburg, Verba (Eli) Miller of Fredricksburg, and Cindy (Ivan) Schlabach of Fredricksburg. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law Albert and Mabel Beachy and his brother-in-law Mark Stutzman.

Services will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 9:00 AM at the Nelson Burkholder Residence 4955 TR 369 Millersburg with Bishop Andy R. Miller officiating. Burial will be in the Raber Cemetery in Berlin Twp., Holmes County.  Friends may call anytime after 4 PM on Tuesday at the Burkholder Residence. Arrangements are being handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek.