ELKHART — Tony Ray Yoder, 55, of Elkhart, passed away at his home Monday, Feb. 6, following a sudden illness.
He was born in Peoria, Ill. Oct. 16. 1961, to the late Jacquelyn (Thompson) Yoder and Edward Yoder of Elkhart.
Also surviving are his daughters Alexandra (David Bryant) Yoder of Elkhart and Randi (Neal) Perry of Campbell, Calif.; son David Yoder of Elkhart; brothers Toby Yoder of South Bend, Gary Yoder of Elkhart and Brent Yoder of California, and a grandson, Carter Bryant.
Tony was a technician at Tri-State Compressed Air Services of Elkhart at the time of his passing.
He also enjoyed fishing, camping, being outdoors, playing fast-pitch softball and spending time with his friends and family.
A memorial celebration of Tony’s life will take place xat Billings Funeral Home of Elkhart at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, with visitation beginning at 3 p.m.
Pastor Tim Garner will officiate, and cremation has taken place.