Fred E. Lahrmer Jr.

December 23, 1950 ‒ September 09, 2012

Homer, Ohio

Fred E. Lahrmer Jr., age 61, of South Street, Homer, passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at his home.

He was born on December 23, 1950 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Fred and Lorna (Blind) Lahrmer. He was employed as a truck driver and was very proud to have been a member of the Columbus Teamsters Union for over nine years. Fred was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Utica. He was a veteran serving in the United States Army and served a tour of duty in Vietnam.

He is survived by his wife, of over 31 years, Martha (Spewock) Lahrmer; three sons, Ryan Spewock of Homer, Joe (Vicky) Lahrmer of Homer, John (Rachel) Lahrmer of Mount Vernon; his daughter Annie (Tony) Duquette of New Hampshire; five grandchildren; and his brother Robert (Sandy) Lahrmer of Stockport.

Besides his parents, Fred was preceded in death by his brother Kenneth Lahrmer.

There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 22 beginning at 11AM at the New Bethel Christian Union Church (14144 Bethel Rd., Croton, Ohio) with Pastor John Dotson officiating. The family will observe a private graveside service in Homer Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to: Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 (or) Homer Fire Dept., 1491 Homer Rd., Homer, Ohio 43027.

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