Marcus Duane Yoder, 1 year old, of McLeansboro, died 12:17 p.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015, at the Hamilton Memorial Hospital emergency room. He was born July 26, 2013, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., the son of Alvin and Rachel (Miller) Yoder. In addition to his parents, Marcus is survived by his paternal grandparents, Norman and Ada Mae Yoder of Windsor, Mo.; his paternal great-grandparents, Ada Yoder of Windsor, Mo., and Lewis and Ella Kauffman of LaPlate, Mo.; his maternal grandparents, Marvin and Kathryn Miller of McLeansboro; his maternal great-grandparents, Edna Miller of Arthur and Fannie Gingerich of Sullivan; and his siblings, Mervin James Yoder and Leanna Ruth Yoder, both living at home. Funeral services were held 9 a.m. Tuesday at the family residence. Joseph Chupp officiated. Burial will be at Oak Valley Cemetery near Dale. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the family residence. Gholson Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements.
Published on  July 20, 2015