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John Lewis Gilmer

May 9, 1938 May 21, 2018
John Lewis Gilmer
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Obituary for John Lewis Gilmer

John Lewis Gilmer, 80, of Swoope, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018 at the home of his brother and sister-in-law in Staunton.
Mr. Gilmer was born on May 9, 1938 in Augusta County, a son of the late Ernest E. and Lillie (Moore) Gilmer.
John was a proud veteran of the United States Army, he retired from Westinghouse / McQuay after 37 years of service as an assembler, and he had a life-long love for farming and hunting.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four sisters, Mabel Miller, Louise Harlow, Frances Gordon, and Helen Gilmer; and a sister-in-law, Kathleen Gilmer.
Surviving are three brothers, Junior E. Gilmer and George E. Gilmer and his wife Shirley, both of Staunton, and Warren H. Gilmer and his wife Barbara of Waynesboro; a sister, Betty G. Piner of Waynesboro; and a number of nieces and nephews also survive.
A Graveside Service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 24, 2018 in the Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery by Rev. William “Bill” Trice.
The family will receive friends following the service.
The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to Mr. Gilmer’s brother and sister-in-law, George and Shirley for their love, kindness, care and support during his illness.
It is suggested those desiring make memorial contributions to the Staunton-Augusta Regional S.P.C.A., 33 Archery Lane Post Office Box 2014, Staunton, Virginia 24402.
Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory, 230 Frontier Drive, Staunton, is in charge of his arrangements.

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11:00 AM 5/24/2018 11:00:00 AM
Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery

423 Hebron Road
Staunton, VA 24401

The family will receive friends following the service.

Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery
423 Hebron Road Staunton 24401 VA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Staunton-Augusta Regional SPCA

P.O. Box 2014
Staunton, VA 24401

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