Steven L Yoder
August 25, 2018
Steven L Yoder, 68, of Old Canal Rd., Pine Grove, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018 in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.
Born on August 27, 1949 in Pottsville, he was a son of the late Bert and Doris Hand Yoder.
He was a 1967 graduate of Pine Grove High School. He attended Wyoming Seminary for electrical engineering and the police academy at HACC.
He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Pine Grove.
Steve's passion was to be a police officer and he took pride in his work. He worked in Tremont, Auburn, Harrisburg for the Capital Police, 16 years in Pine Grove and 6 years at Indiantown Gap.
He was a member of the NRA, Sons of the American Legion in Pine Grove, Pine Grove VFW Post 3432, H.H. & L. Fire Co. #1, Ten Pin Club, Pine Grove Fish & Game, and life member of the Tulpehocken Rifle & Pistol Club.
Preceding him in death was a grandson Zachary Russell Moyer.
Surviving are his wife of 20 years, Cynthia Martin Yoder; two daughters, Melissa Ulsh and companion Todd Bettinger of Tremont, Valerie and husband Scott Moyer of Pine Grove; a son, John Wentworth and companion Megan Vides of Millersburg; 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 11:30 A.M. at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 312 S. Tulpehocken St., Pine Grove with Dr. Richard Schoenleber officiating. There will be a visitation on Thursday, August 30, 2018, from 10:00 A.M. - 11:30 A.M. at the Church. Interment will follow in the St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.
The H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove is in charge of arrangements. You may send condolences to the family online at our website www.hlsnyderfuneralhome.com