|Birth: ||Sep. 20, 1920|
|Death: ||Apr. 4, 2003|
Charles Russell Yocum, 82, of Austin, passed away April 4, 2003, at Seton Hospital. He was born Sept 20, 1920, in Mt Union, PA.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Emma Cerda Yocum, sons, Charles, George, and John who reside in Austin; daughters, Lois Hernandez, of New Braunfels and Donna Loera of Las Vegas, Nevada; grandchildren, LaDon LaValle and Ryan Hernandez of League City, Letitia Hernandez Rice of Dawson, Georgia, Daniel Yocum of Austin and Matthew Yocum of Kyle, Eric Loera of Las Vegas, James Loera; and great granddaughter Jordan Haley Loera of San Antonio. He also leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews in Pennsylvania and Austin area.
Charles was a veteran of WWII where he served in the Asiatic Pacific Theatre. He was the recipient of two Bronze Star Medals and received his honorable discharge on Dec 8, 1945. He retired from the City of Austin in 1982 after 26 years of service.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Monday, April 7, 204 at the funeral home. Funeral services will be conducted at 2pm on Tuesday, April8, 2003, at Wilke-Clay-Fish Funeral Home in Austin. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.
George S Yocum (1882 - 1943)
Martha Matilda Ginithan Yocum (1877 - 1949)
Maria Emma Cerda Yocum (1926 - 2010)
Clair E Yocum (1907 - 1922)*
Florence Irene Yocum (1911 - 1925)*
Ceretha E Yocum Miller (1913 - 1981)*
Mildred H Yocum Gearhart (1916 - 1995)*
John Bair Yocum (1919 - 1988)*
Charles Russell Yocum (1920 - 2003)
Created by: Michael Milliken
Record added: Oct 09, 2011
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