Carole Ann (Poe) Yoder-Lahtinen (70) of San Diego, CA, formerly of Neoga


Published on January 9 2013 4:07 pm

Carole Ann (Poe) Yoder-Lahtinen, 70, of San Diego, CA, formerly of Neoga, IL passed away peacefully January 5, 2013 in San Diego, Ca.

Carole was born January 8, 1942 in Mattoon, IL the daughter of Earl W. and Adelaide (Maxedon) Poe. Carole married Roger Yoder of Arcola, IL. She later married Larry Lahtinen November 23, 2011 in San Diego, CA.

She leaves her husband Larry; her daughter , Beth Ibbetson; a son Michael Yoder and his wife
Cindy; grandchildren, Nathan, Ryan, Brendan. Also surviving is her mother Adelaide Wright; siblings, Earl W. Poe, Jr. and his wife Ladora Poe, Marilyn Rentfrow and her husband Ronnie, Pamela Baker and her husband Jon, David Poe and wife Susan and Thomas Poe and wife Traci; stepbrothers Danny Wright and Jon Wright and wife Vivian: and 64 nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father Earl W. Poe Sr. and Stepfather William "Dan" Wright and her brother John.

A Memorial Service and celebration of life will be held for Carole at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, January 12, 2013 at the Swengel - O’Dell Funeral Home in Neoga, IL with the Rev. James Maroon officiating. In lieu of flowers Carole requested donations in her memory to Colon Cancer research.

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