SALEM - Pastor Harry Robert Leamer, 62, of Salem, Ohio, formerly of Patchenville, Pa., died at 2:52 p.m. Wednesday at Salem Community Hospital.
He was born on July 4, 1950 in Cambria County, Pa., son of the late Benjamin E. and Mary E. (Wilson) Leamer Sr.
He had been a resident of the area since 2005, coming from Pennsylvania. He was a graduate of Allegheny Wesleyan College and previously served as the pastor of the Geneva Pilgrim Chapel in Geneva, Pa.. He was a member of the Pleasant View Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Church in Cherry Tree, Pa. and attended the Pilgrim Holiness Church in Lisbon, Ohio. He previously worked Season-All in Indiana, Pa., for 12 years and at Leamer Electric in Cherry Tree, Pa.
He is survived by his wife, the former Lucinda A. White whom he married on June 27, 1988; a daughter, Charlotte Dawn Leamer of the home; his siblings, Jean Schirf of Homer City, Pa., Isabel Deyarmin of Cherry Tree, Pa., Gladys Carol Anderson of Apollo, Pa., Lois Misner of Cherry Tree, Pa., Earl (Doris) Leamer Jr. of Ala., Alvin Bruce (Lois) Leamer of Michigan, John (Carlene) Leamer of Cherry Tree, Pa., and Samuel Ray (Sharon) Leamer of Delaware.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Pleasant View AWM Church, 106 Fern St., Cherry Tree, Indiana County, Pa. 15724. The Rev. Donald Carpenter of the Church will officiate with the Rev. Robert Thornton of the Luciusboro AWM Church assisting.
The burial service will be held one hour after the funeral service at the Lutheran Chapel/Lutheran Cemetery 168 Power Plant Road, Coral, Pa. 15731.
A time of visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the church in Cherry Tree and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.
A time of fellowship will be held in the Coral Fire Hall following the services at the cemetery.
The Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral Home, Salem, Ohio is in charge of the arrangements and services.
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