Bryan Lee Vollmer, of Jackson, Michigan passed away suddenly on May 7, 2014 at the age of 50.
He was born on June 1, 1963 to Roger and Janice Vollmer in Honouliuli, Hawaii.
Bryan married Melinda (Criner) Vollmer in Jackson, Michigan in 1996. He was employed by 4 Star Storage in Spring Arbor and worked previously at MIS. He was an avid sports fan and loved spending time with his kids and his friends and family at the American Legion Rose City Post # 324 where he ran the American Legion baseball program for 10+ years.
Bryan is survived by his wife, Melinda (Criner) Vollmer; sons, Robert and James Vollmer; his parents, Roger (Jeannie) Vollmer, Janice Elmore and step-father, Stuart Dane Elmore; siblings, Jackie Page, Michelle (Tom) Sayles, Stu Elmore and Stacy; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Margaret Smith.
A celebration of Bryan's life will be held on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Pathways Community Church (5225 Clinton Road Jackson, MI) at 2:00 p.m. with visitation on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home and again on Thursday 1:00 p.m. until time of service with Pastor Brent Liechty officiating. Cremation has been chosen.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the family for final expenses.
Crew Gallery Images:
Bryan and others (from center front, clockwise) MM2 Arnie Ballew, RM2 Matt 'Ozzie' Osburn, SKNS Bryan Ballinger, TM3 Royce Hurst, DS2 Ray Nelson, MM2 J.J. Gallli, ????, Terry Seigal, Olongapo, Philippines - Westpac 82-83