Edith Mae “Penny” Yoder, age 79 of Edon, Ohio, went to be with her Lord at 8:32 P.M. on Wednesday, September 18, 2013, in her home after a brief illness. Mrs. Yoder was an avid collector of many things and enjoyed baking for friends and relatives and working in her garden.
Edith Mae “Penny” Yoder was born on December 26, 1933, in Adrian, Michigan, the daughter of Clarence L. and Edith Mae (Barnes) Quigley. She married John H. Yoder on June 22, 1973, in Brooklyn, Michigan, and he preceded her in death on November 1, 2010.
Surviving are one daughter, Twig (Jeff) Walkup, of Coldwater, Michigan, and one son, Rick Schultz, of Edgerton, Ohio; three grandchildren, Shawn (Richard) Tripp, Shea (Stephanie) Walkup and Faith Schultz; eight great-grandchildren, Michael Creamer, Nicholas Laukuf, Andrew Laukuf, Kolby Laukuf, Olvia Tripp, Briana Walkup, Joel Walkup and Emberly Walkup; and one sister, Evelyn Swanson, of Coldwater, Michigan. She was also preceded in death by one brother.
Services will be held on Monday, September 23, 2013, at 11:00 AM. in the Krill Funeral Home, Edon, Ohio, with Pastor Byron Adams officiating. Interment will follow in Shiffler Cemetery, near Bryan. Visitation will be in the Krill Funeral Home, Edon, from 4:00-8:00 P.M. on Sunday, September 22, 2013.
Memorials are requested to a homeless shelter of the donor’s choice.