Cumberland Times-News


December 9, 2013

DENVER D. YOKUM [Bedford, PA.]

BEDFORD, Pa. — Denver D. Yokum, 58, of Warmuth Lane, Bedford, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013 at his home.

Mr. Yokum was born in Bedford on Thursday, March 31, 1955, son of Denver C. Yokum and wife Bonnie of Clearville and the late Louise (Smith) Clark.

In addition to his father and step-mother, he is survived by daughter, Peg wife of Brad Dibert, Bedford; daughter, Deana Yokum, Bedford; daughter, Carrie wife of Adam Frederick, Bedford; sister, Lettie Restley, New Baltimore; brother, Dennis Yokum, Bedford; brother, Lynford Yokum, Bedford; sister, Lisa Lehman, Somerset, Pa.; brother, Sam Crawford, Wisconsin; sister, Pennie Nave, Bedford; sister, Jennie Humbertson, Cumberland; sister, Tona Tissue, W. Newton; brother, Steve Yokum, Bedford. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Noah Dibert, Ethan Yokum, Isabelle Dibert and Eli Dibert.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a nephew, Doodle Restley.

Denver was of the Methodist faith. He was employed as a truck driver for Miller's Quality Recycling in Bedford. Denver was a member of The Democrat Club and Crossroads, both of Cumberland. He was known to say that he was a jack of all trades and a master of none.

A memorial service will be held at Bedford Valley Bible Church, Centerville, Pa., at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013. Friends are invited to call on Thursday from 1 until 2 p.m. at the church.

Arrangements entrusted to Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

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