Jerry L. "J.D." Darr
65, of Coshocton, passed away at Grant Medical Center in Columbus Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. J.D. was born in Keene, Ohio Oct. 12, 1948 to the late William and Althea (Lawrence) Darr. He graduated from River View High School and retired from Shaffer Tent and Awning after working there for 39 years. He was a member of the American Legion, AMVETS, and V.F.W.
J.D. is survived by his longtime companion, Pamela Schleich of Coshocton; son, Brent Darr of Lancaster; four brothers, Bill (Eilleen) Darr of Newcomerstown, Jim Darr of Newark, Hugh "Skip" (Jean) Lawrence of Keene, Victor (Pinky) Darr of Vermilon; two sisters, Wilma (Larry) Marlatt of Newcomerstown and Janice Brooks of Florida; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his two brothers, Paul and Gerald Darr; and sister, Marilyn Scott.
Friends may call at The Miller Funeral Home, 639 Main Street, Coshocton on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. where funeral services will begin at 7 p.m. with Pastor Ralph Johnson officiating. Coshocton County Honor Guard will also be performing military honors. A cremation will take place after funeral services. Memorial contributions can be directed to The Wounded Warrior Project. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. An online memorial is located at www.themillerfuneralhome.com
Miller Funeral Home
639 Main Street Coshocton, OH 43812
Published in The Times Reporter on Feb. 2, 2014