Douglas Edward Gromer, 64, of French Lick, Indiana entered into eternal rest on July 28th, 2021 at his residence.
He was born in Jasper, Indiana on August 7th, 1956 to James William “Bill” Gromer and Agnes (Watts) Gromer.
Doug married Mitzi Allen on June 19th, 1981 and she survives.
He was preceded in death by his Parents.
Doug was a 1974 graduate of Springs Valley High School and of the Christian faith.
He had worked at the Springs Valley Herald for Jim and Dorothy Ballard and then for the Indiana Department of Transportation with the survey crew.
Doug was a photographer for the French Lick Fire Department in the 1980’s and early 1990’s and part of the “Cherry Hill gang”.
He enjoyed playing basketball, fishing and spending time at the campground with family and friends. What he loved the most was spending time with his grandchildren.
Doug is survived by:
Wife Mitzi Gromer French Lick, Indiana
(1) Son Jason Bird (Brandee) French Lick, Indiana
(1) Daughter Brandi Bird Winter Haven, Florida
(2) Brothers Danny Gromer (Anita) French Lick, Indiana
Terry Gromer (Linda) Minocqua, Wisconsin
(1) Sister Starr Gromer-Fish (Mark) Bedford, Indiana
(1) Aunt Betty Gromer (Sue Jurin) Dublin, Pennsylvania
(1) Uncle Robert Watts (Annetta) French Lick, Indiana
(4) Grandchildren Darian (Zac), Kennedy, Iain, and Callen
(4) Great-Grandchildren Keira, Cree, Paisley, and Briella
Several Cousins, Nieces, and Nephews also survive.
A Funeral Ceremony will be conducted by Rev. Darrell Wineinger and Pastor Caleb Moffatt on Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
at 1:00 p.m. at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home with burial to follow in Mount Lebanon Cemetery, French Lick, Indiana.
Visitation for friends will be Monday, August 2nd, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. and on Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
from 12 Noon until the time of service at the funeral home.
The family requests all who attend the visitation and funeral ceremony to wear a mask or face covering.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Charlie’s Angels, c/o Cathy Chaplin, 4380 S. Old State Rd 145, French Lick, IN 47432.
Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home in French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.