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James F. Yocum

May 22, 1958 ~ August 11, 2020 (age 62)

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James F. Yocum., 62, passed away peacefully August 11, 2020. He was born in Akron, graduated from Manchester High School and earned his ASE Master Technician from Lincoln Tech.

James was self-employed as a master auto mechanic and loved classic Oldsmobile’s, especially the ’65 Olds Cutlass. He was also extremely proud of becoming an Eagle scout and enjoyed online poker.

Preceded in death by his father, James R., he is survived by his daughters, Amanda (Matt) Baker and Fynley Yocum; grandchildren, Garrett and Audrey; mother, Fredericka “Freddi”; sisters, Kathy, Kim and Chris (Tom); brother, David; lifelong best friend, Russell Currier; and one son.

The family would like to thank Summa Hospice for their loving care of James.

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2020 from 1 - 4 p.m. at 195 Heartwood Dr., Mogadore, OH 44260. Please share your thoughts and condolences by visiting his Tribute Wall online at

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Gathering of Family and Friends
August 22, 2020

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
195 Heartwood Dr., Mogadore, OH 44260
195 Heartwood Dr., Mogadore, OH 44260
Mogadore, OH 44260

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