John H. Yocum

John Howard Yocum, 87, of Park Rapids, MN passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 15, 2021.

Born July 18, 1934 to George and Anna (Davison) Yocum in Ashton, IL, and raised in Bagley, MN by Harold and Emma Yocum.

John is survived by his wife of 61 years, LuVerne; his children, Mike Yocum, Karen Freer, David Yocum, and Dean (Tammy) Yocum; 4 grandchildren; and 1 great grandchild.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 20, 2021 at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Park Rapids, MN. Visitation will be held for 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

Arrangements by the Cease Family Funeral Home of Park Rapids, MN. Friends may leave online condolences at