Oct. 2, 1950 - April 26, 2013
SYRACUSE - Dianne Kay Yoder, 62, of Syracuse and past longtime Osceola resident, passed away at 2:53 a.m. Friday, April 26, 2013, at Elkhart General Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Dianne was born on Oct. 2, 1950, in Mishawaka the daughter of the late Joseph and Wynona (Grose) Sheets.
On May 15, 1971, she married James Yoder.
She is survived by her loving husband, James of Syracuse; three children, Jeff Yoder of Syracuse, Jeremy (Dawn) Yoder of Syracuse and Kristee (Derek) Erquhart of Osceola; and three grandchildren, Emma, Andrew and McKenna. She is also survived by two brothers, David (Wendy) Sheets of Cassopolis, Mich., and Jody Sheets of Elkhart.
Dianne worked for Crown International of Elkhart for more than 20 years. She owned Joe's Ice Cream Supreme of Syracuse. She was a member of Osceola United Methodist Church and was known for her outgoing personality.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2013, at Chapel Hill Funeral Home, 10776 McKinley Highway, Osceola. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the funeral home, with burial to follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.chapelhillmemorial.com.