Wilmer L. “Jerry” Crothers, age 87, of Logan, Ohio, passed away July 9, 2019 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital, Logan, Ohio.
Jerry was born November 29, 1931 in Haydenville, Ohio to Lester Crothers and Josephine (Joy) Crothers. He was a U.S. Army Medical Corps Veteran, serving in the Korean War; member of the former Immanuel United Methodist Church; owned and operated Jeannie’s Flowers and Jerry’s Carpet; and was a member of the Masons and the American Legion.
Surviving are his wife of 67 years, Janis Crothers; son, Michael (Melissa) Crothers; daughter, Regenia Crothers; grandchildren, Kaylee (Ben) Bledsoe, Kacey Shipley, and Katlyn Shipley; great-grandchildren, Chaise, Malachi, Danny, Kane, Cassidy, Cloey, Cohen, and Carter; brother Earl (Ann) Crothers; and sister Charlotte Crothers.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jerry Crothers; granddaughter, Kelsey Berry; and brothers, Martin and Larry Crothers.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 A.M., Saturday, July 13, 2019 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Rev. Betty Brooks officiating. Entombment was in Fairview Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Rockbridge, Ohio, where Military Graveside Services were conducted by the Hocking County Honor Guard.
Calling hours were observed 4-7 P.M. on Friday, July 12, 2019 at the funeral home.
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