Jerry Deg Garman

Born: Mon., Jul. 25, 1938
Died: Mon., Apr. 24, 2017


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 28, 2017
Location: Fickes Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Sat., Apr. 29, 2017
Location: Fickes Funeral Home

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Jerry Deg Garman, 78 of rural Jeromesville died Monday April

24, 2017 at the Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital in Columbus. He

was born July 25, 1938 in Ashland Co. the son of Lemoyne and

Lena Dague Garman.

He was a 1956 graduate of Jeromesville High School, worked at

Whitaker Merrill, owned and operated Garman Well Drilling and was the former owner of the

Evergreen Tavern. He was a member of the Ashland Elks, the Ashland Eagles, the Shelby

Owls, Butter Tall Timber, the Polk Amvets and the American Legion Jerome Post 749.

He loved tinkering with his antique tractors, and riding his harley with his wife Linda.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Leedy Garman to whom he was married June 16, 1984, two

daughters, Julie (Bob) Bauman of Litchfield, Genia (fiancee` Jim Nelson) Mast of Jeromesville,

a step-son, Alan Meeks of Bellville, a step-daughter, Lisa (Scott) Martin of Jeromesville, 10

grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, a sister, Linda (Earl) Heifner of Jeromesville and numerous

nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, 1st wife, Betty Hall Garman, a daughter, Barb Spotts, a

grandson, Ryan Mast, and two brothers, David and Alan Garman.

Services will be 1:00 PM Saturday April 29, 2017 at Fickes Funeral Home in Jeromesville with Pastor

Jerry Rhea officiating. Burial will be in Jeromesville Cemetery.

Friends may call Friday April 28, 2017 from 4-8 pm at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Legion Jerome Post 749 or to the family to help

defray medical costs.

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Marilyn Paramore Williams
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
My sincere thoughts are with you at this time of loss to a very special person.A man everyone adored. and will be deeply missed. I do not think any words can comfort at this time.Best wishes for Linda and the rest of Garman Family.

fred seal
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
Linda my condolences to you and the family Jerry was a great friend and person and I will miss him greatly.

Fred Seal

Tonya Humrichouser
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
Linda~~you and your family have our sympathies. Jerry was one in a million and so many will miss him. Lots of love & prayers for you and your family <3
Matt, Tonya & Maddie Humrichouser

Kevin and Joy Kirsh
   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
Mom, Please know that throughout the years knowing you and Father there was never a time that laughter, fun and some mischief didn't happen when we were together. We will always remember and have fond memories of those times. Thou you are sad today we hope these memories will make you smile. We love you.

   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
Linda and Family,
Thoughts and prayers are with you all. Lots of great memories!
Connie Kittle

Paul Andrew Snyder
   Posted Mon May 01, 2017
Linda, I was so sorry to hear about Jerry. We were out of town and didn't know until we got home. Comfort and blessings for you and your family in this time. Sincerely Paul and Susan Snyder.

Chris Bail, the Owl's
   Posted Thu May 04, 2017
Linda and family, I'm so so sorry to hear about Jerry. My heart goes out to you and yours. I'm sure he and Larry Myers are talking about tractors now. My best to you.

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