Patrick Michael Yokeum, 77 years old, passed away on Monday, March 8, 2021. Retiring at Ft. Carson he spent 41 years making his home in Colorado Springs. He was a retired Staff Sergeant in the United States Army, drafted at 18 he served 2 tours in Vietnam and served his country for 20 years proudly.
Patrick was born on March 17, 1943 to Louis and Sheila (Atherton) Yokeum, in his birthplace of Marquette, Michigan. He is survived by his loving wife Rosella Yokeum, his two children, Katrina (Yokeum) Breland, and Eric Yokeum; two brothers, Clarence Yokeum and Jerry Yokeum; 6 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.
He was a very sociable guy who loved spending time with friends, going fishing and working in his yard. He was a very loving husband and father and will be missed dearly.
A service will be held at 2pm on Wednesday, March 17th at Pikes Peak National Cemetery Located at 10545 Drennan Road, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80925.