Wilmer H. Shumaker

WILMER H. SHUMAKER, 75, OF BERNVILLE Wilmer H. Shumaker, 75, of Davis Bridge Road, Bernville, husband of Anita L. (Stone) Shumaker, died peacefully on Sunday at his home. Born in Harrisonburg, VA, he was a son of the late Wilmer H. Shumaker and the late Florence V. (Halterman) Shumaker. Wilmer was a fleet maintenance manager for Mrs. Smith's Pie Co. for many years, and also restored antique and classic cars. He was a member of St. James Lutheran Church, Pottstown. Wilmer was a member of Bernville Rod & Gun Club, National Rifle Association, Stitcher Lodge #254, Pottstown, Reading Consistory, Chester County Antique Car Club, and was an avid traveler, camper, collector and fisherman. Surviving beside his wife is a son Judd H. Shumaker, Bernville; a daughter Jacquelyn L. Shumaker, Pottstown; a brother Robert L. Shumaker, Sanatoga, and a grandaughter Avery Elizabeth Shumaker. He was predeceased by a son John W. Shumaker and a brother Donald E. Shumaker. Funeral Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Officiating will be Reverend Daryl Nelson. Entombment will be private. There will be no viewing. Contributions may be made in his memory to Salvtion Army, 951 N. Sixth St. #221, Reading, PA 19601 or American Red Cross of Berks Co., 701 Centre Ave., Reading, PA 19601 or Pottstown YMCA 724 N. Adams St., Pottstown, PA 19464. Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA. Our web site exists to serve the friends and family of the deceased. Go to http://www.schumacherandbenner.com to extend sympathies and access additional service details.

Funeral Home

Schumacher and Benner Funeral Home
359 King Street Pottstown, PA 19464
610-326-5755
Published in The Mercury on May 7, 2014