Marla Jean Yoder

Marla Jean Yoder

<p>A Celebration of Life for Marla J. Yoder, 61, of Kalona, will be held Thursday, August 6, 2020, at 10:30 AM at Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona with Pastor Don Patterson officiating. Burial will follow at Lower Deer Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday, August 5, 2020 from 2 &ndash; 7 PM at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona, with family present from 2 &ndash; 5 PM. Marla Yoder died Saturday, August 1, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospital. A memorial fund in Marla&rsquo;s name has been established at Hills Bank Kalona. Social distancing guidelines will be in place.</p> <p>Marla Jean Yoder was born September 20, 1958 in Washington, Iowa, the daughter of Marion &ldquo;Tex&rdquo; and Doris (Reber) Yoder. She attended Washington Township Elementary, Mid-Prairie Jr. High and graduated from Mid-Prairie High School in 1977. Marla worked at Country Lane Eggs, Kalonial Townhouse, Washington County Hospital Dietary Department, the Kalona Bakery and transported Amish. She was a member of Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church and the Mennonite Historical Society. Marla enjoyed puzzles and attending WMSC.</p> <p>Survivors include four siblings: Mary Yoder of Divide, CO, June Yoder of Newton, KS, Julie Yoder of Kalona and Morgan (De) Yoder of Kalona, a number of cousins, and special friend Vernon Fountain.</p> <p>Preceding Marla in death were her parents.</p>
September 20, 1958 - August 1, 202009/20/195808/01/2020
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A Celebration of Life for Marla J. Yoder, 61, of Kalona, will be held Thursday, August 6, 2020, at 10:30 AM at Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona with Pastor Don Patterson officiating. Burial will follow at Lower Deer Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday, August 5, 2020 from 2 – 7 PM at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona, with family present from 2 – 5 PM. Marla Yoder died Saturday, August 1, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospital. A memorial f...

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Aug
05
Visitation
Wednesday, August 05 2020
02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Peterseim Funeral Home
201 B Ave
Kalona, Iowa 52247
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06
Celebration of Life
Thursday, August 06 2020
10:30 AM
Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Cemetery

Kalona, Iowa 52247
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