Our family Serving yours
Family owned and operated


Bom-Wrapper

Russell Yoder

Russell L. Yoder

Monday, July 5th, 1926 - Saturday, November 14th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Russell Yoder, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Russell Yoder

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Russell's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Russell's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Russell L. Yoder, 94, of Ephrata, passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital.

He was born in Shoemakersville to the late Milton H. and Laura (Lamm) Yoder and was the husband of Doris I. (Gregor) Yoder with whom he shared 45 years of marriage.

Russell was a member of Lititz Moravian Church. He played the trombone in the US Navy Band in Panama, and was in the Lititz Moravian Trombone Choir. Over the years he played in many bands and combos in Berks County.

Russell was a US Navy Veteran of WWII. He was employed with Woolworth Distribution for 20 years prior to his retirement.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a niece, Judy (Bill) Anderson; two step-children, Susan and Scott James; a great-niece, Jessica Bridgland; six step-grandchildren, Mark and Patrick Hoffman, Jennifer Serna, Amanda, Lilly, and Jessica James; and six step-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Roselyn Reber.

Services are private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Russell's memory may be made to Lititz Moravian Church, 8 Church Square, Lititz, PA, 17543.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Russell L. Yoder, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Russell

Service Details

  • Service

    Location
    private at the convenience of the family
    Address
    Address not given
  • Interment

    Location
    Viewpoint Cemetery
    Address
    Address not given

Donations

Donations are being accepted for: Lititz Mennonite Church.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Russell here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Russell L. Yoder by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
MD

Marilyn Diener

Posted at 04:35pm
Dear Doris ,
Henry and I share our Heartfelt Sympathy, to you and your family,
upon the passing of Russell. It was always a pleasurer to see you both in church,
on a Sunday morning and visit with you in your home.
We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
Marilyn
KT

Kathleen L Trimble

Posted at 11:07am
Russell was my dear uncle and I have many wonderful memories of him in my childhood. Silly games and songs. A warm, sweet and gentle man. It gave me great pleasure to know he had such a long, loving marriage with Doris. My deepest condolences to her and her family.
Kathleen Trimble, daughter of Ruth Kreitz Trimble.
B

Barbara Goga

Posted at 09:54am
To Doris and Family, I am so very sorry to hear of Uncle Russell’s passing.
He was such a kind, loving man. Everyone should feel privileged to have known him.
Barbara Trimble Goga
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: