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Victor James Gaumer1

Male
b. 26 June 1923, d. 6 October 2002


Father Guy William Gaumer1,2 b. 3 October 1878, d. 6 July 1969
Mother Torria May "Torrie" Bugg2,1 b. circa 1878
Pop-up Pedigree

Family Alberta M. Morgan b. 21 June 1921
Children  1. Greg Gaumer b. 7 Jan 1956
  2. Cindy L. Gaumer b. 8 Jan 1958

Birth* 26 June 1923  Zanesville, Muskingum Co., OH1 
Marriage* 26 February 1955  Zanesville, Muskingum Co., OH, Principal=Alberta M. Morgan1 
Death* 6 October 2002  at home, Zanesville, Muskingum Co., OH1 
News/Obit* 8 October 2002  Obituary,
Victor James Gaumer, 79



    ZANESVILLE -- Victor James Gaumer, 79, of Zanesville, died at his residence on Boggs Road Sunday, Oct. 6, 2002, at 1:15 p.m.



    He was born June 26, 1923, in Zanesville, the son of the late Guy W. and Torria M. Bugg Gaumer. Mr. Gaumer retired from Anchor Glass of Zanesville (formerly Zanesville Mould) in 1984, where he had been employed for 31 years. A mould maker by trade,
he was a life member of the American Flint Glass Workers Union 121 and a veteran of the U. S. Army, Co. "H" 149 Infantry/38th Inf. Division (The Avengers of Bataan). He served in the South Pacific from 1943-1945. He was also a 50-year member of Amity Lodge F&AM 5, Muskingum County Association Valley of Cambridge, Scottish Rite 32 degree, Order of Eastern Star Chapter 485, life member of the VFW George Selsam Post 1058, and the American Legion Post 29.



    Surviving are his wife, Alberta M. Morgan Gaumer, whom he married Feb. 26, 1955; a daughter, Mrs. Ron (Cindy L.) Harrison and a son, Mr. Greg (Judy) Gaumer, both of Zanesville; a stepson, Jeffrey C. Draper of Arizona; a grandson, Matthew Gaumer of Zanesville; two stepgrandchildren, Corinna and Eric Draper of Arizona; and a great-grandchild, Leanna Marie Draper of Arizona; three sisters, Gladys L. Barnes of Kentucky, Ruby L. Keller of Zanesville and Bernice L. Jenkins of Columbus; a niece, Bertha Glosser of Zanesville; two nephews, Philip Barnes of Kentucky and Ted Jenkins of Columbus; and his loving pet, Kassie Lou.



    A very special thanks to his home-care nurse and aides Nancy, Debbie and Krystal for the generous comfort, understanding and support they provided. And a special thanks to all the doctors, nurses and Washington Volunteer Ambulance Squad for their care and consideration.



    Calling hours will be 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. today at Bolin Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Ave., with Eastern Star 485 holding services at 6 p.m. and Masonic Lodge of Amity F&AM 5 holding services at 7 p.m.



    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bolin Funeral Home with the Rev. Webster Cox officiating. Burial will be in Zanesville Memorial Park with VFW George Selsam Post 1058 conducting military services at the gravesite.



    Memorial contributions may be made to the Rambo Memorial Center.




Appeared in the Zanesville Times Recorder, Tuesday, October 8, 2002,


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Citations
  1. [S187] Zanesville Newspapers.
  2. [S34] Gil Gaumer Personal Research, Gil Gaumer.


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