January 30, 2010
Vernon Funeral Home
Tuesday, February 2, 2010 5 - 7 pm
Donald L. Yoder, 67 of Urbana, passed away, Saturday, January 30, 2010 in Grant Medical Center Columbus, Ohio.
He was born April 15, 1942 in Belle Center the son of Vernon & Juanita (Vassar) Kennedy.
Don graduated from Graham High School. He was employed for 30 years with Kelsey Hayes (Steel Products) in Springfield. He loved the outdoors. He enjoyed golfing, working on lawn mowers, metal detecting and going to the Casinos.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Hattie (Cox) Yoder, his mother, Juanita Kennedy of St. Paris, Ohio, his daughters, Kimberly (Bobby) Farvour of Bardstown, KY and Tiffany Yoder of Urbana, his grandchildren, Gracie, Rylie, Braylon & Haylee, his sister, Phyllis (John) Eberts of Springfield, his sister-in-law, Diana (Bill) Young of Urbana, Ohio, his brother-in-laws, Russell (Mary) Cox of Springfield, Roger (Mickey) Cox of Belle Center and Ron (Sherry) Cox of Bellefontaine, as well as several nieces & nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father, Vernon.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 2, 2010 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Following his wishes his body will be cremated. Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Association of Champaign County, P.O. Box 38125 Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.