Robert E. Yocum

April 05, 1967 ‒ November 23, 2012

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Robert E. Yocum, age 45, of Mount Vernon passed away on Friday evening, November 23, 2012 at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus. He was born on April 5, 1967 in Loudonville, son of Mearl Yocum and the late Shirley (Green) Yocum.

In his free time, Robert enjoyed putting models together included several wooden ships, being part of Civil War Reenactments and going Paintballing. Robert was also known for being a Blacksmith.

Robert is survived by his wife, Kathy (Stiles) Yocum; step daughter, Kayla Reeves of Mount Vernon; father, Mearl (Louise) Yocum of Mount Vernon; brother, Jeff (Gloria) Yocum of Altoona, FL; sisters, Debbie (Mark) Tilmant of Mount Vernon and Cathy Bostwick of Howard; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High St., Mount Vernon, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 with Pastor Richard Prater officiating. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help with monument expense.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Robert E. Yocum.