Gerald "Jerry" R. Hosmer, Sr.

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Gerald "Jerry" R. Hosmer, Sr.

Bath - Gerald "Jerry" R. Hosmer, Sr., 76, of Bath, NY passed away on January 17, 2022 at Guthrie Corning Hospital.

Jerry was born on November 17, 1945 in Bath and was the son of Bernard Hosmer and Lucille (Brewer) Hosmer-Franklin.

After graduating from Jasper high school, he enlisted in the United States Army serving from 1965-1968 during the Vietnam War. After serving in the Army, he moved back to Bath and worked at the Bath VA in the Food Service Department, retiring in 2013. Thank you Jerry for fighting for our Freedom.

Jerry enjoyed working and volunteering at the Bath VA, loved gardening, reading, and watching the Buffalo Bills and the Yankees.

He is survived by two sons, Gerald R. Hosmer, Jr. of Painted Post, NY and Michael Hosmer of Rushville; daughter, Darlene Hosmer of Oklahoma; grandchildren, Jacob and Tyler Hosmer; sister, Betty (Robert) Sherwood of Campbell, NY; brothers, Bernard Hosmer of Woodhall, NY and Steven (Carol) Hosmer of Antioch, CA; and several nieces and nephews.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Gladys Hammack; brothers, Lloyd, Donald, and Edward Hosmer.

Military Honors and burial will be held at the Bath National Cemetery in Bath, NY.

Memorial contributions, if desired, can be made to the donor's choice.

Jerry's family has entrusted his care to Haughey Funeral Home, Inc.

Posted online on January 30, 2022

Published in The Steuben Courier Advocate

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Gerald "Jerry" R. Hosmer, Sr.

Gerald "Jerry" R. Hosmer, Sr.

Bath - Gerald "Jerry" R. Hosmer, Sr., 76, of Bath, NY passed away on January 17, 2022 at Guthrie Corning Hospital.

Jerry was born on November 17, 1945 in Bath and was the son of Bernard Hosmer and Lucille (Brewer) Hosmer-Franklin.

After graduating from Jasper high school, he enlisted in the United States Army serving from 1965-1968 during the Vietnam War. After serving in the Army, he moved back to Bath and worked at the Bath VA in the Food Service Department, retiring in 2013. Thank you Jerry for fighting for our Freedom.

Jerry enjoyed working and volunteering at the Bath VA, loved gardening, reading, and watching the Buffalo Bills and the Yankees.

He is survived by two sons, Gerald R. Hosmer, Jr. of Painted Post, NY and Michael Hosmer of Rushville; daughter, Darlene Hosmer of Oklahoma; grandchildren, Jacob and Tyler Hosmer; sister, Betty (Robert) Sherwood of Campbell, NY; brothers, Bernard Hosmer of Woodhall, NY and Steven (Carol) Hosmer of Antioch, CA; and several nieces and nephews.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Gladys Hammack; brothers, Lloyd, Donald, and Edward Hosmer.

Military Honors and burial will be held at the Bath National Cemetery in Bath, NY.

Memorial contributions, if desired, can be made to the donor's choice.

Jerry's family has entrusted his care to Haughey Funeral Home, Inc.

Posted online on January 30, 2022

Published in The Steuben Courier Advocate