Graveside services for Claudette Louisa (Frankie) Yoder, 81, Caulfield, Missouri, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 12, 2023, at Fowler Cemetery.
Mrs. Yoder passed away at 1:34 p.m., Saturday, April 29, 2023, at her home.
She was born March 25, 1942, at Lewiston, Maine, to Reginald Martin and Violet Dulac Martin. On February 25, 1966, she was married at Bristol, Indiana, to Jerry Yoder. Frankie enjoyed sewing, crafting, gardening and bird watching. Her favorite pastime was aggravating her husband and children. She had a wonderful personality and never met a stranger. Mrs. Yoder attended First Christian Church for several years.
She is survived by her husband, Jerry Yoder, Caulfield, Missouri; six children, Stephanie Lynn Pearson and husband, Robert, Caulfield, Scott Yoder and wife, Pat, Augusta, Kansas, Stacey Ledbetter and husband, Steve, Shelley Bean and husband, Billy, Shain Yoder and Suzette Moss and husband, Charles, all of Caulfield; twenty grandchildren; forty-six great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; one brother, John Martin, State of California; three sisters, Jeanette Brown, State of Michigan, Annette DuLaney, State of Texas and Bernadette Milmoore, State of California; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, one great-granddaughter, Maddie Pearson, three brothers, Victor, Richie and Lester and one sister, Reggie, preceded her in death.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or Shriner’s Hospital for Children and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO 65775.