Carol A. Yager

Carol A. Yager, 70, of Berne passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Swiss Village in Berne. She was born on June 6, 1946 to L. Reuben and Rachel (Steury) Schwartz. She was married on June 27, 1964 to Glen W. Yager.

She was a member of Pleasant Dale Church of the Brethren and had worked her entire life as a homemaker. She was also employed by UTA in Berne and was a waitress at Coppess Corner.

She is survived by her husband of Berne; three daughters, Lisa A. (Eric) Rosales of Syracuse; and Natalie J. (Sam) Lengerich; and Heather M. Schaffter, both of Monroe; two brothers, Leonard Schwartz of Berne; and Richard Schwartz of Decatur; three sisters, Jeanette Koomler of Fort Wayne; Irene Watkins of Decatur; and Floss Cable of Auburn; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18 at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur and one hour prior to the 10:00 a.m. funeral service on Wednesday, April 19 at Pleasant Dale Church of the Brethren. Officiating will be Pastor Jay Carter. Burial will be at Pleasant Dale Church Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Pleasant Dale Church of the Brethren Building Fund.

Arrangements provided by Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur. To sign the guest book, click on