Loretta Ann Yocom, 76, Neosho, entered into rest on Feb. 3, 2018 at her home in Neosho, following a one year illness.

Loretta Ann Yocom, 76, Neosho, entered into rest on Feb. 3, 2018 at her home in Neosho, following a one year illness.  
Loretta was born Dec. 23, 1941 in Springfield, Mo., one of seven children to William ‘Bill’ Matthew and Rosalind Agnes (Fabro) Lehar.  She lived most of her life in the Neosho area; and, her working career included the Newton County Jail and La-Z-Boy.  She enjoyed flower gardening and watching the birds on her birdfeeders.  She successfully adventured to different areas of crafts, jewelry making and other projects that kept her busy.  She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Neosho.  
Loretta is survived by four daughters, Ginger Murray and husband, Todd, Neosho; Dianna Pierce and husband, Darren, Anderson; Katherine Inglis, Tampa, Fla., and Patricia McMahan, Kansas City, Mo.; one brother, Norbert Lehar and wife, Rosemary, Neosho; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.  
She was preceded in death by her parents and five siblings.  
Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at the Clark Funeral Home Chapel of Memories.  The family will receive friends following the service until 5:30 p.m.  
Contributions in memory of Loretta may be made to the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital, c/o Clark Funeral Home, P.O. Box 66; Neosho, MO 64850.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com
Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.