Donald Lamar Ohms, Sr., 91, of Fremont, OH passed away on Friday, December 15, 2017 at the Rutherford House. He was born on November 12, 1926 in Ballville Twp, the son of Lester R. and Helen L. (Schacht) Ohms.
Don served in the U.S. Army during WWII and was awarded the WWII Victory Medal and Army Occupation Medal (Germany). He married Ila Jean Woodruff on June 4, 1949 in Fremont and she survives.
Don was a Truck Driver for many years and retired in 1976. He was a member of the American Legion Post #121 and VFW Post 2947. Don enjoyed traveling to Florida and spending time with his family.
Don is survived by his wife of sixty-nine years, Ila Jean Ohms, Fremont, OH; children, Donald L. (Janet) Ohms, Jr., Fremont, OH and Mark A. (Veronica) Ohms, Malvern, AR; siblings, James (Bea) Ohms, David (Connie) Ohms, Evelyn Swinehart and Norma (Larry) Nesbitt, all of Fremont, OH, Arlene Jones, Fostoria, OH and Edith (Harold) Smith, Holland, OH; sister-in-law, Wilma Ohms both Fremont, OH; five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son; brothers, Raymond, Robert, Kenneth Ohms and an infant brother and sister, Dorothy Ohms.
Service: Tuesday, December 19, 2017; 11:00 a.m. at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St., Fremont, OH with an hour of visitation prior to the service.
Burial: Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Clyde, OH with military honors provided by the V.F.W. and American Legion.
Memorials: Hospice of ProMedica Memorial Hospital
Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.whhfh.com