Louis W. Cammuse

April 05, 1933 ‒ September 07, 2013

Martinsburg, Ohio

Louis W. Cammuse, age 80, of E. Liberty St., Martinsburg, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus with his wife by his side.

He was born on April 5, 1933 in Tiptonville, Tennessee to the late Willie and Carrie (Brown) Cammuse. Louis was a veteran serving in the United States Navy from 1951-1955. He served three tours of duty in the Korean War. Louis was later a crypto technician for the National Security Agency. He also was an assistant to the United States Joint Chief of Staff and Ballistic Missile System program. Louis was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 4027 and attended Faith Baptist Church here in Mount Vernon.

He is survived by his wife, of over 46 years, Mary Ann (Leedy) Cammuse; his son Daryl (Rachel) Cammuse of Mount Vernon; his daughter Sheryl (Paul) Combs of Bryan, Ohio; two grandchildren, Brittney Combs and Carley Cammuse; his brother Oscar Cammuse Sr. of Florida and his sister Evelyn Paschal of Virginia.

A memorial service will be held on Monday September 16th, with Pastor Bob Veenhuis officiating, beginning at 11:00am at Faith Baptist Church (8764 Martinsburg Rd. Mount Vernon) with an hour of visitation from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. The family will observe a private burial in Union Grove Cemetery. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family and left at the church.

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