William F. E. Bloomer
1921 – 2015
Bill Bloomer died on April 21, 2015. He was born in 1921 in Massachusetts. He lived in Massachusetts, New Jersey, Arizona, and the Panama Canal Zone until his father retired from the U.S. Navy and they settled in San Diego, where he completed his education before serving in the Army Air Corps in World War II. He and Ferne, his wife of 70 years, raised their family in San Diego. Bill and Ferne eventually moved to Lake Havasu City, and then to Gardnerville in 1999. Bill was a member of the American Legion, the VFW and the American Motorcycle Association. His special interests were motorcycling, camping, tennis, golf, and gardening. He is survived by Ferne; two sons, William R. Bloomer and Thomas Bloomer; two daughters, Janis Morris and Beverly Goolsby, 9 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. His parents and brother preceded him in death.