Anna Miller Yoder

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Anna Miller Yoder

January 19, 1923 - March 12, 2019

Anna Miller Yoder Anna Miller Yoder, 96, better known to her friends as "Wickie Ann," went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, March 12, which was her desire for the last several years.
She was born on a farm south of Middlebury Jan. 19, 1923, to Samuel and Fannie (Kauffman) Riegsecker.
On Sept. 21, 1946, she married William (Wickie) Miller. He died Nov. 28, 1984.
On April 24, 1999, she married Herbert Yoder. He died Nov. 16, 2014.
She is survived by her three children, Bonnie (Woody) Bailey, Don (Janet) Miller and Dean (Rhea) Miller; her six grandchildren, Dawn (Keith) Blocker, Tia (Matt) Johnson, Suzanne (Todd) Hoek, Benji (Ana) Bailey, Lance (Nikki) Miller and Nolan (Kylie) Miller; and her 11 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by five stepchildren, Del (Shirley) Yoder, Craig (Nan) Yoder, Byron (Becky) Yoder, Gary (Lisa) Yoder and Lori (Cliff) Yoder; and 13 step-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands; two brothers, Elmer and Ben Riegsecker; and two sisters, Louisa Hershberger and Susie Miller.
Anna was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She worked at the Middlebury elementary school as a cook for 29 years. She was well known for making excellent pies and hosting many guests in her home.
She enjoyed crocheting and traveling, including a mission trip to Washington D.C. for Habitat for Humanity. She was faithful to her church, First Mennonite Church in Middlebury, where she had volunteered her time as a Sunday school teacher, helper for vacation Bible school, women's sewing circle and organized and cooked innumerous funeral meals.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 15, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury.
Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at First Mennonite Church, Middlebury. Services will be conducted by pastors Phil Yoder and Kent Miller.
Burial will take place at Miller Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorial contributions may be given to Water for Life.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 14, 2019
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Edith Herschberger
Mar 15, 2019
Ann was always a special friend. I always joyed visiting her..