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Wanda M. Yocum

Published: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 1:15 a.m. CST

FRANKLIN GROVE – Wanda Marie Yocum, 84, of Franklin Grove, passed away Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at Franklin Grove Living and Rehabilitation.

Wanda was born Oct. 8, 1928, in Dixon, the daughter of George and Aureola Spangler. She married Orville Yocum on July 17, 1948, in Ashton. Wanda enjoyed country music, reading, cardinals, vacationing in Branson, Mo., and going to Old Country Buffet for dinner.

She is survived by her husband, Orville, and children, Dennis (Karen) Yocum, Patricia (Mark) Forrester, Larry (Kathy) Yocum and Steven (Josie) Yocum, all of Franklin Grove; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brother, George “Pat” Spangler of Bagley, Wis.; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one granddaughter.

Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10 a.m., followed by the funeral at 10 a.m., Friday at Coulon-Lyons Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 601 Richardson Ave., Ashton, with the Rev. Jin-Ho Hong officiating. Burial will be at Franklin Grove Cemetery. 

Memorials may be made to the family.

Visit www.coulon-lyonsfamilyfh.com to send condolences.

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