Jerrie Ann Macomber


Jerrie Ann Macomber, 84, of Ottawa, KS passed away September 9, 2018. Funeral will be 2:00 pm Friday, September 14, 2018 at Bruce Funeral Home, 106 S. Center, Gardner, KS 66030 (913) 856-7111. Burial follows at Gardner Cemetery. Visitation 1:00 pm before the service. Memorial Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society. Condolences may be left at

Jerrie was born January 31, 1934 in Ottawa, KS to Harold and Lavonne (Easdale) Crockett. She graduated high school in Ottawa, KS. Jerrie moved to Gardner in 1959. She married Robert Edward Macomber on April 10, 1976 in Gardner, KS. Jerrie was a receptionist at Cramer Chemical Company. Jerrie and Robert moved back to Ottawa in 2009. She loved to watch sports, including KU basketball, tennis, and the Little League World Series. Jerrie collected cookbooks. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.

Jerrie is preceded in death by her parents; son, Mike Fiehler and siblings: Dan Crockett, Debbie Jacobson and Dave Crockett. She is survived by her husband of the home; children: Kirby Fiehler and wife Rosalina of Emporia, KS and Tari Parmely and husband Michael of Kansas City, MO; grandchildren: Kristin Brassart and Laura Culotta; great grandson, Oliver Culotta and siblings: Sara Crockett of Topeka, KS, Iva Doughtery of Baldwin, KS, Hank Crockett of Topeka, KS, Steve Crockett of Wyoming, Doug Crockett of Emporia, KS and Catherine Sanders of Manhattan, KS.