Obituaries

John Coomer, 60, of Elwood

John Coomer, 60, of Elwood, passed away Saturday, October 17, 2020 at St. Vincent Mercy Hospital, Elwood.

 

He was born October 12, 1960 in Noblesville to John L. Coomer and Ruth Ann (Lamb) Coomer.

 

He married Audrey Fugate on January 12, 1985, and she survives.

 

He is also survived by his children, Donald Fugate of Kendallville, Kristina (Kenny) Bolen of Wolcottville, Amy Reed of Shelbyville, Jamie Wilson of Shelbyville, James Cart of Indianapolis, Tasha Coomer of Noblesville, and Tonya Warren of Elwood, 14 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren, his sister, Lisa Ironmonger of Logansport, his brother, Terry Coomer of Indianapolis, and his best friend, Max, his dog.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 grandchild.

 

John was a member of the Indiana National Guard.  He enjoyed going to flea markets, traveling, and was a vendor at local carnivals.  He was known for his tye dying talent.

 

Visitation will be Saturday, October 24, 2020 from Noon to 2 p.m. at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison Street, Shelbyville, IN 46176.

 

Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Edwin Mohr officiating.

  

Funeral Directors, Greg Parks, Sheila Parks, and Stuart Parks are honored to serve John’s family.

 

Memorial contributions may be made to the John Coomer Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.

 

Online condolences may be shared at www.murphyparks.com.