David Allen “Tank” Yocum
November 12, 1974 ‒ September 22, 2014
David “Tank” Yocum, 39, of Delaware passed away unexpectedly Monday afternoon September 22, 2014.
He was born November 12, 1974 in Columbus to Jack Yocum and Debie Jordan.
He was a graduate of East Knox High School in Howard, Ohio and the Hocking Hills Culinary School. He served his country as a member of the United States Navy during Desert Storm. His passion was cooking and he worked as an executive chef. To all that knew him, he was also an avid hunter, outdoorsman, loving husband and father.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife Robin (Schaaf); son Damien at home; daughter Franny Flores of Toledo; mother and father Debie and Robert McBride of Cardington; brother Robby McBride and companion Annette Alice of New Albany; sisters Debbie (Jamie) Zimmerman of Columbus and Leslie McBride of Virginia; paternal grandmother Peg Compton of Ostrander; special aunts and uncles Thresa and Gary Runyan and Duane “Boo” and Debbie Robinson; numerous other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews; special family friend Ken and Tammy Watts. He was preceded in death by his biological father Jack Yocum and paternal grandfather Paul Jordan.
Please contact the family at 740-531-3022 for visitation and funeral service times.
Contributions in Tank’s memory may be made to the funeral home to assist with expenses.
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