Maralie A. Yoder

15 years ago

Yoder, Maralie A., 70, July 18, 2009.  Arrangements by Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home, Elkhart, IN.
    ELKHART, IN – Maralie A. Yoder, 70, died July 18, 2009. She was born June 26, 1939, in Houlton, ME, to Avon and Evelyn (Andrews) Arbo.
    Maralie graduated from Houlton High School in 1957. She received her nursing degree from Maine Medical College in Portland, ME. She had been formerly employed at Elkhart General Hospital and Goshen General Hospital as House Supervisor. Maralie was a registered nurse for over 44 years. She married Samuel T. Yoder on April 24, 1981, in Middlebury, IN.
    She is survived by her husband, Samuel T. Yoder of Elkhart, IN; three sons, Greg (Pam) McBride of Oklahoma City, OK, Barry (April Alexander) McBride of Elkhart, IN, Shawn McBride of Lexington, KY; one daughter, Lisa Yoder of Barstow, CA; seven grandchildren; two special friends, Mary Perron of Elkhart, IN and Donna Sparks of Lewiston, ME. She was predeceased by her brother, Avon Arbo, Jr.
    Visitation was held 1-2 p.m. Saturday, July 25, 2009. A memorial service followed at 2 p.m., at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home, Elkhart, IN. Pastor Amy DeBeck of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship officiated.