Timothy E. Lahmon
December 28, 1965 ‒ March 16, 2014
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Timothy E. Lahmon, age 48, of North Concord Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2014. He was born on December 28, 1965 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to Stanley and Beverly (Armstrong) Lahmon. Tim was a 1984 graduate of Mount Vernon High School and earned his Associates Degree from ATI in Wooster, Ohio. Tim later earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the Mount Vernon Nazarene University where he has been employed in the mail department for the last 15 years.
Tim was a member of the Hopewell United Methodist church but was attending Faith Baptist Church. He was also a member of the Ohio Gun Collectors Association. Tim enjoyed the writings of Jeff Shaara, a good John Wayne movie or studying history of any sorts. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son and good friend. Tim was a devoted grandfather and savored every minute he spent with his family.
He is survived by his mother; his wife; Wendi (Carpenter) Lahmon whom he married on June 28, 2003, his children; Ryan (Kendra) Kelling, Levi (Toni) Kelling, Walt Kelling, Nathanael Kelling, Matthew (Hannah) Kelling, Seth Kelling, Konrod (Jenny) Morris, Debebe (Sara) Kebede, Kwame Appiah and Danil (Veronika) Zakhlebnyy, fifteen grandchildren; Katanna, Gideon, Asher, Zimri, Logan, Kaden, Carson, Ava, Madeline, Braylon, Dominic, Marley, Mila, Bilen and Liya, two brothers; Thomas (Bonnie) Lahmon of Mount Vernon and Rev. Charles (Lisa) Lahmon of Fort Hood, Texas, nieces and nephews, Joe, Jeanna, Anna, Bethany, Chloe and Daniel. He also leaves behind his canine companion Rudy.
He was preceded in death by his father and an infant sister, Pamela Joy Lahmon.
A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Faith Baptist Church, 8764 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. Rev. Joe Noonen will be officiating. The family will observe a private graveside service in Hopewell Cemetery. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Timothy E. Lahmon.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Tim’s name may be made to the Hookway Multicultural Endowment at the Mount Vernon Nazarene University, 800 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
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He will be missed more than words can express for his love and kindness to all.