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Jerry B. Coomer

Jerry B. Coomer Jerry B. Coomer

Jerry B. Coomer, 75, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at his home.

Born July 14, 1944, in Glasgow, Ky., he was the son of the late George Calvin and Delsia Shelly Coomer.

He married Ann Marie Ruschman Coomer on July 1, 1972. He owned and operated Coomer Backhoe & Dozer. He enjoyed working, camping, his cat Greasy and loved eating sweets, especially Little Debbie Oatmeal Cream Pies.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Gerald David Coomer, and a sister, Myra Coomer.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, the former Ann Marie Ruschman; three sons, David (Margie), Tim (Tina) and Jerry C. Coomer; and six grandchildren, Montra, Steven, Kylie, Jerry, Bryson and Joshua.

Visitation: Saturday, Nov. 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.

Funeral: Saturday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home followed by cremation.

The family suggests memorial gifts to the WHAS Crusade for Children, 520 W. Chestnut St., Louisville, KY 40202 or the American Cancer Society, Central Indiana Office, 5635 W. 96th St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.