Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department Mourns the Passing of Chief Flloyd Yokum

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Flloyd Yokum, former member and Past Chief of the Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department. Chief Yokum was a retired Deputy Fire Chief with the District of Columbia Fire Department (DCFD) and was a member of the Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department for many years. He held various ranks while a member of the department and served as our Chief in 1955.

Funeral services for Chief Yokum are as follows:

Viewing:

Borgwardt Funeral Home
4400 Powder Mill Road
Beltsville, Maryland 20705
Friday, July 30, 2010 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 – 9 p.m.

Funeral:

Borgwardt Funeral Home
Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 11 a.m.
Interment at Fort Lincoln Cemetery, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Bladensburg, Maryland

Our deepest condolences go out to the Yokum family. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.