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Rick Yoder

Rick Kenneth Yoder, son of H. Dean & Phyllis (Smith) Yoder, was born January 5, 1955 at Bloomington, Illinois.

Rick grew up in Illinois and moved to the Mount Ayr area in 1978. He farmed, drove a truck, and had a great love for horses. He was very handy as a carpenter and there wasn’t too many things that he couldn’t do. Rick has lived near Ankeny for the past several years.

Rick passed away April 24, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Douglas & Chad Yoder.

Survivors include his children, Ryan & Holly, and 2 grandchildren; two brothers Phil Yoder and Brett (Debbie) Yoder; sister-in-law Robin Yoder; 7 nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.

Rick has been cremated and no services are scheduled at this time.

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Rick didnt always take the easy path in life, but he had a good heart, worked hard, failed many times, but got back up and tried again. I learned many good qualities from him, and was smart enough to see his bad ones. He is still my dad and that will never change. RIP

RYAN Douglas YODER Apr 28 2020 12:00 AM