Donald E. Yordt, 74, of Muscatine, passed away on Thursday, April 1, 2021 at his home. A private graveside service will be held in Greenwood Cemetery with military rites by the Honor Guard of Muscatine County, Inc. A memorial fund has been established at the funeral home in Donald’s name. Sympathy notes may be left for the family at www.sandhfuneralservice.com.
Donald Eugene Yordt was born on January 18, 1947 in Muscatine, Iowa, the son of Donald James and Mary Elizabeth (Morris) Yordt. He had proudly served his country in the United States Army from 1964 – 1967. On December 9, 1972, Donald was united in marriage to Penny Arlene Krise in Virginia. Donald worked as a truck driver for many years and enjoyed gambling.
Donald will be deeply missed by his wife, Penny of Muscatine; children, Penny Marie (Kevin) Lewis, Scotty Eugene (Stephanie) Yordt and Elizabeth June (Travis) Saltz all of Muscatine; eleven grandchildren; brother, Dale Yordt of Iowa; sister, Raetta (Jim) Moseley of Arkansas; half sister, Alice of Columbus Junction and a dear friend, Kevin Steiner.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Raymond Yordt and good friend who was like another brother, Larry Estabrook.
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