Oct. 28, 1947 — July 1, 2008
SANDUSKY — Michael R. Tesmer, age 60, of the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky, died Tuesday, July 1, 2008 at Firelands Regional Medical Center’s main campus.
He was born October 28, 1947 in Norwalk and graduated from St. Paul High School. He served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam and was a member of the Norwalk VFW Post 2743, American Legion Post 41 and the Norwalk Moose Lodge 1248. He enjoyed bowling and was an avid golfer.
He worked for many years for the City of Norwalk as a former Police Officer, Paramedic and at the Norwalk water treatment plant until 2003.
He is survived by his daughter, Tanja and Michael Cogan of Wesley Chapel, FL; sister, Sandra and Leonard Foster of Norwalk; two grandsons, Alex and Thomas; and a granddaughter, Brooke.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Rosemarie Tesmer; wife, Sue Tesmer; sister, Sharon Boose.
A memorial gathering of family and friends will be held Sunday, July 6, 2008 from 1:00 – 3:00 P.M. at the American Legion in Norwalk. Private interment will be held at the Ohio Veterans Home Cemetery in Sandusky.
Arrangements by the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.
Online condolences may be sent to www.norwalkfuneral.com.