Jerome J. Timm

jerome-timmJerome J. Timm, 90, of 222 John Street, St. Marys, passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016, at the Elk Haven Nursing Home, after a lengthy illness.

He was born January 15, 1926, in St. Marys, son of the late William and Mary Zitzler Timm. He was a lifelong resident of the area and attended St. Marys Catholic Schools.  He was a retired employee of Keystone Powdered Metal, retiring in 1988 after 24 years of service and was the owner of the former Jerry’s Auto Repair of John Street for 13 years.

On November 23, 1949, in the St. Mary’s Church, he married Lucy T. Daniels, who survives. Jerry is also survived by four sons, John M. Timm at home, James T. Timm and his wife Lin of Kilmarnock, VA, Mark D. Timm and his wife Margie of St. Marys, and Frank W. Timm and his wife Amy of St. Marys; six grandchildren, Laura Dandoy, Carrie Dulay, Daniel Timm, Gina Pistner, Marty Timm, and Craig Timm; and eight great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Rita Goetz; and by three brothers, William and Robert Timm, and Vincent, who died in infancy. He was the last member of his immediate family.

Jerry was a member of the Queen of the World Church and was a veteran of the US Navy, having served in WWII. He was also a member of the American Legion and the St. Marys Historical Society.  Jerry enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, and spending time at camp with his family.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the Queen of the World Church on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at 12:30 PM, with the Rev. Richard Allen, Pastor, officiating. Full military rites will be accorded by the St. Marys Servicemen’s Burial Detail.  Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, from 6:00 until 8:00 PM.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Community Nurses, Inc., 757 Johnsonburg Road, Suite 200, St. Marys, PA 15857, or to the Elk County Catholic School System, Advancement Office, 600 Maurus Street, St. Marys, PA  15857.

Diane Scutella October 24, 2016 at 3:27 pm

Frank & Family,
So very sorry to read of your father’s passing. Sending thoughts of sympathy at this sad time.
Diane Herzing Scutella

Joan Smith October 25, 2016 at 11:58 am

Jerry was a true friend. His sense of humor was a delight.

Denise Lyons Pesce October 30, 2016 at 9:24 pm

Sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. With deepest sympathy, Denise Pesce

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