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Thomas Chester "Tom" Gaumer1,2

b. 3 February 1930, d. 10 April 2005

Father Chester Thomas Gaumer1 b. 26 February 1908, d. 5 November 1967
Mother Henrietta Elizabeth "Sue" Nay1 b. 5 September 1908
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Family Jeannine A. "Jeannie" Doss b. 23 September 1935
Children  1. Susan E. Gaumer b. 30 Jul 1952
  2. Bruce A. Gaumer b. c 1954
  3. Connie Diane Gaumer b. 19 Aug 1955
  4. Chester T. "Chet" Gaumer b. 8 Mar 1957
  5. Judy G. Gaumer b. c 1959
  6. Michael Gaumer b. 11 Sep 1960, d. Mar 1979
  7. Marjorie Ellen "Marjie" Gaumer b. 2 Oct 1964
  8. Tim P. Gaumer b. c 1968
  9. Marla J. Gaumer b. 11 Sep 1971

Birth* 3 February 1930  Linton Twp., Coshocton Co., OH1,2,3 
Marriage* 10 October 1951  OH, Principal=Jeannine A. "Jeannie" Doss2 
SSN* 10 April 2005
First Name: Margaret
Middle Name: D
Last Name: Gaumer
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 3 February 1930
Social Security Number: 535-28-3346
Place of Issuance: Washington
Last Residence: Newcomerstown, Tuscarawas, Ohio
Zip Code of Last Residence: 43832
Death Date: 10 April 2005
Estimated Age at Death: 85
Collection: United States Social Security Death Index3 
Death* 10 April 2005  Newcomerstown, Tuscarawas Co., OH1,2,3 
News/Obit* 13 April 2005  Thomas Gaumer Obit

NEWCOMERSTOWN -- Thomas C. "Tom" Gaumer, 75, of Newcomerstown, passed away at the family residence in Newcomerstown late Sunday afternoon surrounded by his loving family.

Tom was born Feb. 3, 1930, in Linton Township, the son of the late Chester Thomas and Harriet E. "Sue" Nay Gaumer.
He was a Navy veteran, serving in Korea during the Korean War.

Tom belonged to the Newcomerstown American Legion and was a member of the Newcomerstown Veterans' Honor Guard. He was a member of the Newcomerstown Volunteer Fire Department for several years.

Tom retired in 1992 from the former GenCorp Co. in Newcomerstown. Tom devoted his life to his family, raising his nine children. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. Tom enjoyed outdoor activities, especially hunting and fishing and loved country music. He also displayed strong pride and love for his country throughout his life.
Tom was preceded in death by a son, Michael E. Gaumer of Newcomerstown, who died in 1979.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Jeannie A. Doss Gaumer of Newcomerstown, whom he married Oct. 10, 1951. Tom also is survived by five daughters, Susan E. (Ron) Ormond of Humbird, Wis., Connie D. (Earl L.) Remy of Coshocton, Marla J. Noel of Gilmore, and Judy G. (Jack L.) Duff and Marjie Gaumer of Newcomerstown; three sons, Bruce A. Gaumer of Cambridge and Chester T. "Chet" (Kim) Gaumer and Tim P. Gaumer of Newcomerstown; and eight grandchildren.

Tom also was preceded in death by his beloved Black Labrador, Mitzi.

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 14, 2005, at Ourant Funeral Home. Charles Newell will conduct the services. Military services conducted by the Newcomerstown Veterans' Honor Guard will be held at the funeral home Thursday evening following the services.

Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.

To honor his family's requests, his remains are to be cremated and buried in Birmingham Cemetery, Guernsey County, at a later date.

The family is suggesting memorials be made to Health Services of Coshocton County (Coshocton Hospice), P.O. Box 1284, Coshocton, OH 43812; the Coshocton County Animal Shelter or the Newcomerstown Veterans' Honor Guard, 623 S. River St., Newcomerstown, OH 43832.

Published in the Coshocton Tribune (OH) - April 13, 20052 
Burial* after 13 April 2005  Birmingham Cemetery, Monroe Twp., Guernsey Co., OH2 

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