Herman Reimer, 93, of Golden Valley, Ariz., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022.
Herman was born Aug. 18, 1929, in Meade County, Kan., and married the love of his life, Lois Marie Reimer, on Dec. 23, 1950, in Keenesburg, Colo. Herman was a wonderful helpmate and caregiver during their nearly 63 years of marriage.
Upon answering God’s call to full-time ministry, Herman and Lois pastored churches in Colorado and Arizona. In addition to being very active in their pastorate, the Reimers committed many years to loving and caring for numerous foster children. Herman spent his final working years working in maintenance at the Willow Beach, Ariz., fish hatchery. Herman was known for his love of people and his goats.
Herman is survived by one daughter, Jeannette Faye Reimer, Kingman, Ariz.; two sons, Thomas Raymond Reimer (Melba), Eagle Point, Ore., and James Douglas Reimer, Golden Valley, Ariz.; nine grandchildren, Dannette Jeaniel Myers (Chuck), Kingman, Ariz.; Justin Quinn Price, Kingman, Ariz.; Christina Marie Price, Kingman, Ariz.; Raymond Lee Reimer (Kristi), McMinnville, Ore.; Timothy Andrew Reimer, Eagle Point, Ore.; Daniel Christian Reimer (Amy), Eagle Point, Ore.; Yulise Joy Summers (Tyler), Eagle Point, Ore.; Kailla Breanne Benjamin, Kingman, Ariz.; and Matthew Douglas Reimer (Ashley), Dolan Springs, Ariz.; and nine great-grandchildren, Michael Aaron Myers, Hallie Mae Reimer, Gabriel Alexander Myers, Ashton Lee Dreyer, Renaye Ella Benjamin, Noah Ivan Reimer, Andrew Tyler Reimer, Jeremy Isaac Reimer and Isaak Dale Summers.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Marie Reimer, his parents, Isaac and Agnes Reimer; and four brothers, Reuben Reimer, Benjamin Reimer, William Reimer, and Paul Reimer.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, at 2 p.m., with a potluck fellowship following, at Kingman Family Worship Center, 4087 Eagle Dr., Kingman, Ariz.