Anna Miller Yoder, 96, better known to her friends as “Wickie Ann” went
home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 12, which was her desire for the
last several years. She was born on a farm south of Middlebury on January
19, 1923 to Samuel and Fannie (Kauffman) Riegsecker. On September 21,
1946 she married William (Wickie) Miller; he died November 28, 1984. On April
24, 1999 she married Herbert Yoder; he died November 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,
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. She
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 DC 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 sewing circle, and
organized and cooked innumerous funeral meals. Visitation will be held from
2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Friday, March 15, at Miller-Stewart
Funeral Home, Middlebury. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on
Saturday, March 16, at First Mennonite Church, Middlebury. Services will be
conducted by pastors Phil Yoder and Kent Miller. Burial will take place in
Miller Cemetery, Goshen. Memorial contributions may be given to Water for
Life. Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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Dean and Rhea and family. I am so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with
you and your family.
From: Duane and Sue Klein and family
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Loved your mom! She was a great lady and good friend to my mom. May you
find comfort in your memories. Praying for your family.
From: Sara and John Baker

Anna Miller Yoder