Dohn Ermis Sr.

Dohn Ermis Sr., 65, of Suring, passed away on Monday, Jan. 29, 2024, at his home surrounded by his family.

Dohn was born on Sept. 12, 1958, to the late Dennis and Phyllis (Firgens) Ermis. In Dohn’s younger years, he found joy and brotherhood in riding with the Highwaymen MC. On May 20, 1978, Dohn married Roma Teller at the Teller family home.

He worked the family farm with his wife and children for 20 years, until 2000 when he became a truck driver. Dohn was proud to have worked for numerous companies including V/S Midwest Carriers, RDM, McDermid and WCS.

He greatly enjoyed the outdoors, especially bow hunting. Dohn was known to his family as a bow hunting extraordinaire. He will be remembered as a perpetual jokester who loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and family. Dohn loved living at The Farm and having family around him all the time.

Dohn is survived by his wife, Roma; children, Mike (Kellie) Berg, Devin (Jocelyn), Darren (Kassandra), Daniel (Melissa), Dohn Jr. (Jessica), Dana (Tyler), Dustin (Jordyn), and Darcie (Andrew); endless grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister, Bonnie (Fred) Hedmark and children, Kim (Cory) Evraets and goddaughter, Shelly (Ted) Hayes; brothers, Jim (Renea) Krueger and Jeff Kempen; siblings-in-law, Nick (Cathy) Teller, Verna (Julio) DeLeon, Pam Waupekenay, Nate (Marge) Teller, Penny (Randy) Keon, Taylor (Beth) Teller, Luther (Carla) Teller, Marissa (Robert) Tucker, and Portia (Cal) Koebach.

He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; infant sister, Judith Ann; granddaughter, Emersyn Nicola; brother-in-law, James “Sam” Greetan.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024, at Red Maple Country Club from 1 p.m. until the memorial service at 4 p.m. with Pastor Dominic Petit officiating. A meal will follow the service.

Gruetzmacher Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at www.gruetzmacherfuneralhome.com.

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