Robert E. Yocum, 87, of Washington formerly of Lewistown, passed away at 1:32 p.m. on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. A funeral service for Bob will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 18 at Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in Washington. Pastor John Bates will officiate. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday until the time of service. Interment with military honors will be at Hillcrest Memory Gardens in rural Morton. Bob’s memorial website is available at www.deitersfuneralhome.com, where condolences may also be sent to the family.