Friday, August 26th, 2011
Complete Obituary
Leroy Timmerman
  Former Fort Recovery resident Leroy Bernard Timmerman, 81, Brooklyn, Mich., died Aug. 12, 2011.
He was born Dec. 21, 1929 in Coldwater to William and Ida Borgerding Timmerman. In 1957, he married Dorothy Lee Hensey, who is deceased.
Surviving are four children, Ramona (Robert) Devore, Brooklyn, Barbara (Glenn) Decker, Moscow, Mich., Dean Timmerman, Berkley, Mich., and Deanna Timmerman, Centerline, Mich.; siblings, Roscoe (Elsie) Timmerman, Fort Recovery, and Laura Wendel, Fort Recovery; seven grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are brothers, Eugene and John Timmerman; a sister, Mary Lou Hughes; and a great-granddaughter.
He was a member of Abundant Life Assembly of Brooklyn, Teamster UFCW Local 876, the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and received the Korean Service Medal, three Bronze Stars and the United Nations Service Medal.
Private graveside service, officiated by the Rev. Steve Samonek, was performed Aug. 19 at Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Mich., with full military honors.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Saturday Night
31°
Snow
100%
Sunday
32°
Snow
100%
Sunday Night
12°
Snow
100%
Monday
13°
Snow Likely
60%
Monday Night
-3°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Tuesday
27°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Tuesday Night
24°
Slight Chance Snow
30%
Wednesday
31°
Chance Snow
31%
Wednesday Night
Slight Chance Snow
20%
Thursday
18°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
Thursday Night
-2°
Partly Cloudy
10%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d