Allen Rumer

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March 11, 1939 - September 15, 2017

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Saturday, October 14, 2017 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Central College Presbyterian Church


Saturday, October 14, 2017 1:30 p.m. at Central College Presbyterian Church

Allen M. Rumer, age 78, of Westerville, passed away September 15, 2017 at Riverside Hospital due to complications of pneumonia. With clarity of mind and presence in the moment, Allen shared words of love and caring with his family that will be cherished forever. Allen graduated from Belmont High School, attended Ohio University, Franklin University and Columbus State. He was also a military veteran serving in the U.S. Army. Allen is survived by the love of his life, wife Joan; cherished daughters, Natalie (David) Schafer and Jennifer Rumer, six grandchildren (the lights of his life), Justin Young, Lauren (Michael) Della Flora, Tiffany and Logan Schafer, and Marissa and Blair Bocook with whom he enjoyed much merriment and laughter, three loving sisters, Glenna (David) Olexa, Linda Rumer and Mary Alice (Fred) Adkins. He is preceded in death by his parents, Marvin and Redda Rumer. Allen loved Buckeye football, his cat Corky and reading. He also loved Central College Presbyetrian Church, 975 S. Sunbury Road, Westerville where visitation will be held on Saturday, October 14th from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. with a Celebration of Life at 1:30 p.m. Rev. Dr. Richard Ellsworth officiating. Memorials may be made to the Westerville Public Library. Condolences at


Martha Kinkead - Oct 15, 2017

Joan and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I want
you to know how much you have been on my mind
this past week. Please feel free to call me at any time
I certainly will be willing to help you with whatever I can
do. Take care . With Many Caring Thoughts,
Marty Kinkead

madelyn Host kuthy - Oct 14, 2017

Sorry to hear of Allen’s passing. He was a good friend to all of us who knew him and his family in high school.

Glenna - Oct 11, 2017

I may not seen him enough but he is in my hart forever will miss his laugh and crazy humor. Love you bunches. RIP. Love you. Glenna Sha

Susan Bell - Oct 8, 2017

Dear Joan and Family,
So sorry to hear about Allen. I have great memories of our time together as neighbors. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of grief.

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