Paul E. Yoder Jr. of West Grove

Paul E. Yoder Jr., 75, of West Grove, died Sunday, Feb. 26 at his home, surrounded by family. He was the husband of Nancy ­J Yoder (nee, Getta) with whom he shared 50 years of marriage.

Born in Reading, he was the son of the late Paul E. Yoder, Sr. and Caroline (nee, Hildebrand).

Paul joined the U.S. Army in 1959, obtaining the rank of sergeant.

After three years serving in the Army, Paul joined the Pennsylvania State Police in 1964. Originally, stationed at the Somerset barracks, he was transferred to the Avondale barracks in 1973 until retiring as a detective trooper in 1990.

After retiring from the state police, Paul was elected as local constable for West Grove.

Surviving him in addition to his wife Nancy, are three daughters, Paula Dixon of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., Lori Dunn of Toano, Va., and Carol Priestley of West Grove, and six beloved grandchildren.  He will be greatly missed by family and friends.

You are invited to visit with his family and friends from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, March 2, at the New London Presbyterian Church, 1986 Newark Road (Route 896) in New London. His funeral service will follow at noon. Burial will be in the adjoining Church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made to a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be made by visiting

Arrangements by the Foulk & Grieco Funeral Home, West Grove.

About CFLive Staff

See Contributors Page

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)



Leave a Reply