Roy F. KUMMER Obituary

– September 19, 2009

Roy F. Kummer, age 83, of Palatka, died Saturday September 19,
2009. He was a native and life-long resident of Palatka and a
member of St. Monica Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
He was a U.S. Army & U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and had
retired as a Sergeant with the National Guard. He retired after 35
years as a supervisor with Southern Bell and he had also previously
worked with W.W. Tilton, Oliver & Garrett and the Coca Cola Bottling
Plant in Palatka. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was preceded
in death by his brother, Ed Kummer and a brother-in-law, Tommy
He is survived by his wife of 59 years,
Martha Kummer of Palatka; 2 sons, Duane Kummer & wife, Sherri of
Palatka and Dwight Kummer & wife, Carla of Orlando; brother, Hugo
Kummer & wife, Gerry of Sarasota; sisters, Margaret Mills & husband,
Ed, and Mary Dobbs, all of Palatka; 6 grandchildren, Brandi Kummer,
Robert Kummer, Tabitha Priester & husband, Wade, Francina Kummer,
Blake Kummer, and Brandon Kummer; 2 great-grandchildren, Sarah Grace
Priester and Herbert Wade “Trey” Priester, III, along with many
nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday September 23rd
at the Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka with Rev. Michael
Hudson, Austin Tilton, Judge Eugene Eastmoore and Peter Schmidt
officiating. Burial will follow in Palatka Memorial Gardens with
the U. S. Army conducting full military honors. In celebration of
his life a memorial video will be shown. Friends may call Tuesday
from 5:30 - 7:30 P.M. at the Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in

Roy's tribute is brought to you by:
Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home
Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home
307 South Palm Avenue
Palatka, FL United States
Phone: (386) 325-4521
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