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Ruth Elizabeth Yoder

June 8, 1924 ~ August 27, 2018 (age 94)

Ruth Elizabeth Yoder, 94, of Grantsville, MD, died Monday, August 27, 2018, at Goodwill Mennonite Home, Grantsville.

Born June 8, 1924, in Mark Center, OH, she was the daughter of the late Bert and Sue (Bontrager) Yoder. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Edward Yoder; two sisters, Rhoda Yoder and Irene Maust; one sister-in-law, Carolyn Yoder; two brothers-in-law, Ivan Miller and Jonas Maust; and one niece.

Miss Yoder was a domestic housekeeper and worked as head cook at Goodwill Mennonite Home.

She is survived by one brother, Clayton Yoder, Springs, PA; two sisters, Martha (Norman) Yoder, Grantsville; Mary B. Miller, Greenwood, DE; one sister-in-law, Esther B. Yoder, Grantsville; 12 nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Springs Mennonite Church on Friday, August 31, 2018 from 12-2 p.m. Funeral services will follow in the church at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Eric Haglund officiating. Interment will be in the Springs Cemetery.

Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the Spring Mennonite Church, P.O. Box 127, Springs, PA  15562.

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Donations may be made to:

Springs Mennonite Church
P.O. Box 127, Springs PA 15562

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