1928 — 2023
Alfred Yager, 94, of Rushville, IN passed away October 13, 2023. He was born October 16, 1928, in Ripley County, IN to the late Fred and Matilda (Kieffer) Yager. After moving out of the Jefferson Proving Grounds to a farm in southern Rush County with his family, Alfred graduated from New Salem High School in 1947, where he played basketball. He served in the U.S. Army. He married Eleanor Volk on September 7, 1959. Alfred worked as a local hired farm hand growing up and a brief time at RCA in Indianapolis. He then became a lifelong farmer in Rush County. He enjoyed hunting, playing Euchre with his family, and spending Sundays with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren....