Cheryl D Yoakem

April 21, 1945 ~ January 2, 2022 (age 76)


Cheryl D. Yoakem

     Cheryl D. Yoakem, 76, of Chillicothe, died 12:09 p.m. Sunday, January 2, 2022 in the Adena Regional Medical Center. 

     She was born April 21, 1945, in Bainbridge, Ohio, to the late Charles and Marion Everhart Mays.  She was predeceased by her husband Jon Melvin Yoakem.

     Surviving are sons, Mitch (Mary) Yoakem, of Chillicothe and Eric Andrew Yoakem, of Columbus; a daughter, Vonda L. Yoakem, of Waverly; grandchildren, Wesley, Mitchell, Lacey, Blake and Cole;

Sister, Teresa Swift; nieces, Jennifer Neumann, Cristal Swift and nephew, Charles Swift.

     She had worked at several different local grocery stores, including the former Big Bear.

     There will be no funeral service or calling hours.  Arrangements are under the direction of the WARE FUNERAL HOME.

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