Bernard Joseph LemmerDecember 11, 1939 ~ October 16, 2017 (age 77)
Bernard Joseph Lemmer, 77, of Punxsutawney, passed away Monday, October 16, 2017, at Penn Highlands Dubois.
He was born on December 11, 1939 in Lexington, Nebraska, a son of the late Henry Lemmer and Annabelle (Booth) Lemmer.
Bernard married Linda Raelene (Peterson) Lemmer. She survives him and resides in Punxsutawney.
Mr. Lemmer was a veteran of the United States Army where he served for 22 years as a communication expert. After retiring from the Army, he worked on Power Plants.
He loved to travel overseas where he coached football in Oxford, Germany. He also was a coach for little league.
Bernard was a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather. He loved spending time with his family and his dog Billie Jean.
In addition to his wife, Linda; he is survived by one son Bryan Lemmer and wife Cherlean of Nebraska; two grandchildren, Shina and Andrew of Nebraska; one sister, Merna Lemmer of Texas.
Bernard was preceded in death by a son, Conan Lemmer; and numerous siblings.
Arrangements are private and under the direction of the Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., in Punxsutawney.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.