November 12, 1948 - February 7, 2011
Friday, February 11, 2011 1:00 PM Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Thursday, February 10, 2011 2-4pm & 6-8pm
Robert J. Yoder Sr., 62 of Woodstock, Ohio passed away, Monday, February 7, 2011 in Grant Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio.
He was born November 12, 1948 in Urbana, Ohio the son of Raymond E. and Kathleen (Bayes) Yoder.
Bob is survived by his wife of 37 years, Pamela (Bidwell) Yoder, his daughters, Kathleen (Doug) Kelly of Woodstock, Krystle (Mitchell) Current of W. Mansfield; his sons, Robert (Jacqueline) Yoder Jr. of Marysville & Joe (Loretta) Yoder of Chillicothe; his grandchildren, Victoria, Toby & Mitchell Jr. Current, Treg, Cohen, Karlee, Khol Yoder, Zebakiah & Marissa Yoder; his sisters, Shirley (Jesse) Hildebrand of Springfield, Doris (Stan) Strickland of Peoria, IL & Jacqueline Yoder of Urbana; his brother, Harlen (Virginia) Yoder of Urbana; his mother-in-law, Carol Clickner and father-in-law, Ed Blair and numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his brother, Karl Yoder.
Bob loved to give people advice and always gave his opinion. He enjoyed listening to music, watching TV and movies and spending time with his dogs, Max & Pepper and his cats, Gypsy & Buddy. His CB radio name was “Poor Boy”
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, February 10, 2011 in the FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 11, 2011 in the funeral home with the Rev. David Murray officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, North Lewisburg, Ohio. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.