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website at Dorothy Pauline Yoder IVINS -Dorothy -Dorothy Pauline Yoder, 93, died April 3, 2006 in Ivins, Utah. She was born June 27, 1912 in Goshen, Indiana to John Miller and Gertie Alice Granger. She was the youngest of three sisters and one brother, all deceased. She lived part of her early life with her grandmother who was a Civil War Widow. Dorothy's ancestors were Pennsylvania Dutch, so she always spoke Dutch. Even in school she spoke part English and Dutch, but she lived in an Amish settlement so Dutch was very prevalent. Dorothy married Fred Yoder of Nappanee, Indiana in 1934. After becoming members of the LDS Church, their marriage was sealed in the Arizona Temple. Dorothy was an active member of the church and served in many positions. She t moved to Sacramento, CA in 1937 while her husband was in the Navy. During this time she worked for the unemployment department. Wanting to be in a smaller community, Dorothy and Fred moved to Cedar City, UT in 1958. They worked together in their jewelry store. In 1962, Cedar City had the worst fire in it's history which destroyed six downtown businesses, including theirs.. They relocated and after a few years retired and moved to St. George, UT. Dorothy is survived by two grandsons: grandsons: Gerald of Layton, UT and Kenneth of Oakland, CA and one great grandson of Phoenix, AZ. She was preceded in death by her husband, husband, Fred and her son, Burnell. Graveside services will be held Thursday, April 6 at 1 1 .00 a.m. at the St. George City Cemetery under the direction of Metcalf Mortuary 435-673-4221 435-673-4221 435-673-4221 435-673-4221 435-673-4221 . Condolences may be sent to the family through the mortuary's website at I J &T I j. 1- 1-

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  2. 06 Apr 2006, Thu,
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