Traverse City

UMLOR, Jerry Apr 21, 1933 – Sep 6, 2019

TRAVERSE CITY [mdash] Jerry Richard Umlor, 86, a lifelong Traverse City resident, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 in Traverse City. Jerry was born on Friday, April 21, 1933 to the late George and Ethel (Welsh) Umlor in Traverse City.
A veteran of the Korean conflict, Jerry served as a member of the U.S. Army.
Jerry had been employed at Arnold-Tezak before becoming the assessor for the City of Traverse City. Later, he would become the Grand Traverse County equalization director.
Survivors include his wife, Elaine; his children, Rory (Julie) Umlor, of Traverse City, Melanie (Art) Schneider, of Maple City, Michelle (Jerry Flaska) Umlor, and Denise (Harold) Grant, all of Lake Ann; stepchildren, David Trombley, of Traverse City, and Matt (Nicole) Trombley, of Brighton; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a sister, Beatrice Zimmerman, of Livonia; a brother-in-law, Stuart (Carol) Corpe, of Traverse City; and many nieces and nephews.
Jerry was preceded in death by his first wife, Gail Corpe Umlor; stepson, Daniel Trombley; brother, George Umlor; sister, Betty Russell; and great-grandson, Benjamin James Umlor.
At his request, no formal services will take place.
Memorial contributions in Jerry’s name may be directed to a veteran’s organization of your own choosing.
Please share your favorite memories of Jerry at his online tribute page found at
The family is being cared for by Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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