Robert E. (Bob) Yocum, 73, of Geneva, IN, passed away at 4:35 PM on Friday, April 28, 2017 at his residence in Geneva, IN. He was born on Tuesday, March 28, 1944, in Celina, OH. He married Martha (Sharpe) Yocum on Monday, February 23, 1998 in Van Wert, Ohio. Robert was a graduate of Willshire High School. He was a member of the Willshire, OH, American Legion and previous men's auxillary VFW post #6751 in Geneva, IN. He had worked at Sharpe Canning Co. Fremont Co., both in Rockford, OH and also Red Gold Inc. in Geneva, IN.
Loving Survivors Include: Wife - Martha A. (Sharpe) Yocum, Geneva, IN,Daughters - Dianne E. Garcia, Decatur, IN, Jessica R. (Scott) Altic, Berne, IN, Step Son - Joshua (Amanda) Lovelace, Saint Marys, OH,
Step Daughter - Andrea Hudson, Berne, IN, 2 Grandchildren, and 7 Step Great Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his Father - Doyle D. Yocum, Mother - Naomi N. (Crozier) Yocum,
Step Son - John Hudson, and Father and Mother in law- Minos and Madonna Sharpe.
There will be no viewing. A Celebrate of life will be at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com