Vernon Gene Rohrer, 62

June 04, 2010

JUNE 9, 1947-JUNE 3, 2010

Vernon Gene Rohrer, 62, of 604 Walden Road, Hedgesville, W.Va., passed away, Thursday, June 3, 2010, at City Hospital, Martinsburg.

Born Monday, June 9, 1947, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Fern Ridenour Rohrer of Boonsboro, Md., and the late Paul Rohrer Jr.

He was employed as a truck driver with Spurgen Trucking, retiring in 2008.

He was a member of Funkstown American Legion Post 211 and Williamsport Red Men Tribe 84.

He is survived by three sons, Dale A. Rohrer of Falling Waters, W.Va., Jody E. Rohrer and wife Colleen of Greencastle, Pa., and Vernon G. Rohrer and wife Lorraina of Anchorage, Alaska; five sisters, Roxann Stottlemyer and husband Stacey of Boonsboro, Linda Jones and husband Sam of Boonsboro, Vickie Grimm of Hedgesville, Ginger Lowery and husband Earl of Mount Lena, Md., and Sandy Stevens and husband Mark of Shepherdstown, W.Va.; two brothers, Donnie Rohrer and wife Joan of Hagerstown and Paul Rohrer III and wife Wanda of Knoxville, Md.; three grandchildren, Dylan Rohrer, Madyson Rohrer and Adam Rohrer; a special friend, Glenna Guyer of Hedgesville; and numerous nieces and nephews.


He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Wilbur Grimm.

Memorial services will be Monday, June 7, 2010, at 2 p.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, with Pastor Paul Hutchison officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday, June 7.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Diabetes Association Maryland Area Office, 800 Wyman Park Drive, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21211.

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