Carl W. Yager, 70, of Hannibal, Missouri, died at 6:08 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at his home.
Funeral Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013 at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Pastor Joe Thrower will officiate. Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Mr. Yager was born February 23, 1943, in Hannibal, Missouri, to Joseph F. and Mary C. Biddle Yager.
He was married to Gloria Jean Ruby on July 12, 1964, in Hannibal, Mo. She survives.
Other survivors include 1 daughter, Carla Janes (Wendell) of Hannibal Mo.; 1 brother, Bennie Wayne Yager of Vandalia, Mo.; 1 sister, Susan Yager; 4 grandchildren, Crystal Brownell (Robert), Jesse Janes (Victoria), Andrea Janes and Joseph Janes; and 9 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by 2 brothers, Robert and Kenneth Yager; and 1 sister, Mary Jo Nelson.
Mr. Yager was a farmer and previously worked at Cosmofelx. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mr. Yager was a Baptist by faith.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Wendell Janes, Robert Brownell, Joseph Janes, Jesse Janes, David Nelson and Mike Lempka.
Honorary pallbearers will be Steve Basnett, Ryan Morris and Joe Nelson.
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