Vic was born Nov. 24, 1950, the son of David and Rachel (Parr) Yocom. He graduated from Van Buren High School in 1969.
Following high school, he married the love of his life, Linda Rittinghouse in May of 1969. Vic worked at Alcan for many years, and then worked at Putnamville Correctional Facility, where he retired.
Vic attended Ebenezer Church. He enjoyed playing pool. He traveled to many places to play.
He also enjoyed working on his truck, his five miniature dachshunds, but took the most pride in spending time with children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents David and Rachel Yocom, brother Barton Yocom, sister Wilma Kay Yocom and father-in-law John Rittinghouse.
Vic is survived by his wife Linda Kay (Rittinghouse) Yocom, Brazil, sons Mike Yocom and wife Sheri, Brazil, James Yocom, Brazil, daughter Amy Yocom, Harmony, grandchildren Taylar Yocom, Nic Yocom, Emily Yocom, Eric Neese and wife Sarah and Kourtney Neese, great-grandchildren Aden and Bentley, brothers Bob Yocom and wife Lois, Joe Yocom and wife Nikki and John Yocom, sisters Pat Deakins, Charlene Miller and husband Butch and Donna Yocom, mother-in-law Mildred Rittinghouse, sister-in-law Mary Modesitt and husband Don, as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Service will be Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at 11 a.m., at French Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Price officiating. Burial will follow at Bee Ridge Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, from 4-8 p.m., at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ebenezer Church, 1698 E County Road 1350 N, Brazil, Ind.
Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his remembrance.