Justin Lamar Yoder, 17 years, 9 months and 11 days, passed away on Saturday, August 15, 2020 in Chouteau. He was born on November 4, 2002 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to Lamar and Karen Yoder. Justin attended Mazie Elementary and enjoyed playing basketball. He also looked forward to spending time outdoors, especially going fishing and hunting. He attended Old Order Amish Church. Justin loved his family and enjoyed playing with his brothers and cousins. He leaves behind many memories and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral services will be held at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at the Residence of Lamar and Karen Yoder. Burial will follow in the Mennonite – Amish Cemetery with Karson Miller, Perry Joe Detweiler, Merle Detweiler, Randall Mast, Carlen Yoder, Darrel Miller, Christopher Troyer, Luke Kester, Brandon Merritt, and Steven Coblentz serving as casket bearers. Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday, August 17, 2020 and also from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
He is survived by his parents, Lamar and Karen Yoder; 3 brothers, Carl, Wyatt, and Arlis Yoder; special friend, Sarah Troyer; paternal grandparents, Dave and Marie Yoder; maternal grandparents, Glen and Wilma Yoder; 8 uncles, 2 aunts; and a host of cousins and friends. He is preceded in death by his uncle, Samuel Yoder and cousins, Joshua Yoder, Sean Yoder, and Shane Yoder.