Eli J. "Jerry" Yoder

June 24, 1935 ~ March 29, 2018 (age 82)

Eli Jeremiah “Jerry” Yoder, 82, of (Residence), died (Date) in Penn State Health / St. Joseph, Bern Township.

He was the husband of Beverlyann (Boone) Yoder, whom he married October 5, 1963 in Sacred Heart R.C. Church, West Reading.

Born in West Chester, PA on June 24, 1935, he was a son of the late Webster S. and Mildred E. (Rhoten) Yoder.

Jerry was a 1953 graduate of Wilson High School.

He was employed a number of years with American Bank and American Parts Systems.

Jerry was last employed 26 years as a business manager with Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, West Reading, retiring March 14, 2018.

He was a member of Sacred Heart R.C. Church and a 32nd Degree member of the Knights of Columbus, Monsignor Bornemann Council #16066.

Jerry is also survived by his daughter, Ann E. (Yoder), wife of Richard E. Schmehl of Spring Township.

Other survivors include his sister, Roxy Joy (Yoder), wife of Elwood H. Hain Jr. of Kenhorst.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated (DAY), (DATE) at (TIME) in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, South 8th Avenue & Franklin Streets, West Reading.

A visitation will be held one hour prior to Mass in the Church.

Burial will be in St. Paul’s (Lobach’s) Cemetery, Lobachsville.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation,
P.O. Box 316, Reading, PA 19603 or to Sacred Heart R.C. Church, PO Box 6217, Reading, PA 19610, please memo “Memorial Fund”.

Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Laureldale is in charge of arrangements.

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