May 16, 1952-August 29, 2012
Helen F. Yoder, 60, died peacefully at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at her residence, surrounded by her family.
She was born May 16, 1952, in Allen County to Dale and Huldah (Bear) Stemen. Her father preceded her in death. Her mother survives in West Virginia, and was formerly of Elida.
On Oct. 1, 1972, she married Paul Yoder, who survives in Elida.
Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Sharon Mennonite Church, the Revs. John Brunk, Ron Bear and Lyndon Hartman officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be a made to Sharon Mennonite Church or St. Rita’s Hospice.