Sept. 14, 1929 - June 27, 2013
Elmer Richard Woomer Jr., 83, Antis Township, died Thursday at his home.
He was born in Tyrone, son of the late Elmer Richard and Evelyn (Hazzard) Woomer. He married Kathleen S. Snyder on May 18, 1963, in Tyrone.
Surviving are his wife; a son, Elmer Richard "Toby" II of Hollidaysburg; a daughter, Shannon Marie Gunsallus (Robert Riggleman) of Antis Township; four grandchildren: Katie and Justin Gunsallus, Jewel Weyandt and Landen Estep; two brothers: Robert of Tyrone and Jim of Wellers; and a sister, Marilyn Hosko in Florida.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jennifer M. Estep, on Aug. 31, 2007.
Elmer was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during the Korean conflict. He retired in 1991 as a surveyor and civil engineer at PennDOT. He was a member of AMVETS, VFW, John M. Anderson American Legion, Bellwood, Tyrone American Legion and Fraternal Order of Eagles, Bellwood. He enjoyed baseball.
Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Bellwood, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 1, 2013. Interment with military honors will follow at Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood.