Gregory Mathias Loehmer
Gregory Mathias Loehmer, 53, of Winamac, passed peacefully in his sleep at 9:41 p.m., Monday, March 15, at home surrounded by his family.
Born Aug. 17, 1967, in Winamac, he was the son of Ronald and Judy (Bair) Loehmer.
Greg was a 1985 Winamac Community High School graduate where he developed his love of carpentry and building skills. He was a longtime employee of Plymouth Tube in Winamac where he gained many friends during the years.
He was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, and the UAW Local #1448.
Greg was active in Pulaski County 4-H during the years. He enjoyed raising livestock, working in carpentry, and was always willing to help someone in need. Friends and family enjoyed his sense of humor and his “bad dad” jokes. Anyone who knew Greg felt his love for life and compassion for others. Greg had an unwavering passion to his faith and serving the Lord.
Greg had such a strong love and dedication for his family. He was looking forward to marrying his fiancee Marilyn and combining their two families.
Survivors include his children: Kaleigh Loehmer [fiance Tyler Shaffer] of Winamac, Kassidy [Michael] Issa of Kokomo and Kole [Rick Martinez] Loehmer of Indianapolis; fiancee Marilyn (Krohn) Newman of Winamac and her children: Meghan Newman [John Swinford] of Indianapolis, Eric Newman [fiancee Erika Vannarsdall] of West Lafayette; parents Ronald and Judy Loehmer of Winamac; sister Kimberly [Robert] Adamski of Winamac; grandchildren: Karter Loehmer and Emori Shaffer both of Winamac; and nieces and nephews: Nic [Caty] Kasten of Winamac, Natalie [Carl] Reynolds of Bluffton and Eric [Kara] Kasten of Winamac.
Visitation was from 2-8 p.m., Thursday, March 18, at Rans Funeral Homes & Crematory, Harrison Chapel, Royal Center. A Mass of Christian burial was held at 10 a.m., Friday, March 19, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Winamac. Father Daniel Shine officiated. Burial will be at St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions can be made to The Cancer Care Center at Logansport Memorial Hospital.
Greg’s online guestbook and condolences can be sent to the Loehmer family at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.
(Pulaski County Journal — March 24, 2021)