Clara E. (Weaver) Yoder, 86, of 672 S. Swinehart Road, Apple Creek, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 9, 2022 at her home following a period of declining health.
She was born in Wayne County on July 3, 1936 to the late Emery P. and Sarah C. (Yoder) Weaver and married Eli D. Yoder on April 1, 1958. He died December 20, 2021.
She was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
She is survived by children, Joe (Mary Ann) Yoder of the home, Abe (Ruth) Yoder of the home, Ray (Barbara) Yoder of Danville, Allen (Kathy) Yoder of Orrville, Andy (Nettie) Yoder of Fredericksburg, Ida (Roy) Mast of Millersburg, Ella (John) Kauffman of Apple Creek, Anna (late Jr.) Troyer of Orrville, John (Marlene) Yoder of Fredericksburg and Mary (Dan) Kauffman of Fredericksburg; 82 grandchildren; 169 great grandchildren; a brother, John (Anna) Weaver; and a step sister-in-law, Rebecca Keim.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 6 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; a son-in-law, Jr. Troyer; three sisters and their spouses, Mary (Marvin) Keim, Nettie (Eli) Raber and Fannie (Joe) Miller; three brothers and their spouses, Andy (Ella) Weaver, Ray (Anna) Weaver and Paul (Effie) Weaver.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 9:00 am at the family residence, with Bishop Mose A. Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Erb Cemetery. Friends may call anytime after 1:00 PM on Friday and anytime on Saturday at the family residence. Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.
The family would like to thank Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare for their kindness and support.