Janet Nadine Yoder

August 22, 1935 ‒ June 08, 2012

Lexington, Ohio

LEXINGTON: Janet Nadine Yoder went home to be with her Lord Friday, June 8, 2012 from the Cleveland Clinic, following an exhausting battle with lung disease. She was 76.

Born August 22, 1935 in Connersville, IN, to Kenneth and Thelma (Wood) Rosser, her family moved to Loudonville in 1937. She was graduated from Loudonville High School in 1953, where she was active in cheerleading, acting in class plays and playing trumpet in the band.

Janet enjoyed homemaking, gardening, crafting and flower arranging. She was active playing golf, camping and boating. In her early years, she worked in a variety of positions as a secretary and in retail.

She had a loving care and concern for people and remained active with her neighbors, her classmates and her friends.

An active member of Grace Evangelical Free Church of Mansfield, she was also a member of the Red Hat Society.

Janet and her husband Duane were married on December 17, 1955, and their children and grandchildren were her first love. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Scott & Beth Yoder of Greenville, NY; her daughter and son-in-law Beth & Doug Eifert of Vandalia; twin granddaughters Lauren Eifert and Caroline Eifert, grandson Matthew Eifert; brother and sister-in-law Kenneth & Vicki Rosser of Ashland; sisters-in-law Shirley Snyder and Beverly Wickham both of Loudonville; along with cherished nieces and nephews.

Her parents preceded her in death.

The Yoder family will receive friends Monday, June 11, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, and Tuesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Her funeral service will follow Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. In the funeral home. Pastor Dennis Nezrick will officiate. Burial will follow in Loudonville Cemetery.

Contributions in Janet’s memory to the Pat Kracker Breast Cancer Fund, a North Central Ohio fund for awareness and early detection, may be made at the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve the Yoder family, and private condolences to them may be made online at: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com