Elmer F. Dreier

August 3, 1929 - May 7, 2006
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Elmer (Biff) F. Dreier passed away in Venice on May 7, 2006 he was 76 years old.

Born August 3, 1929 in Cincinnati, OH. He was Vice President of the Nelson Stark Company in Cincinnati until retiring to Venice six years ago.
He was a thirty year member of the U.S. Power Squadron and served twice as the National Rear Commodore. He was a local and district Commander for the Cincinnati Power Squadron and was twice Commodore of the Ohio River Launch Club. He was National Captain of the Coast Guard Auxiliary. A member of the Venice Corvette Club and a board member of the Venice Yacht Club. He was a member of the Westwood United Methodist Church in Cincinnati and Christ United Methodist Church in Venice.

He is survived by his wife Martha Lee; son Dan (Debbie) Dreier of Cincinnati; two daughters, Diane L. Hardesty of Mt. Olivet, KY and Nancy Lee Hendricks of Sarasota; a sister Elsa Daria of Cincinnati; sister-in-law Nancye C. Barnum of Milwaukee, WI; three granddaughters, Jennifer L. and Jessica M. Dreier both of Cincinnati and Samantha L. Hendricks of Sarasota; grandson Kyle T. Hendricks of Sarasota.

Memorial Services will be held 11 AM on Thursday May 11, 2006 at the Christ United Methodist Church, 1475 Center Road Venice, FL 34292.

Memorial donations may be made to H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute Foundation, Thoracic Division, 12902 Magnolia Drive Tampa, FL 33612.

Friends may visit anytime online at www.farleyfuneralhome.com to sign guest register book and extend condolences to the Dreier family.

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Born: August 3, 1929
Died: May 7, 2006

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Ron Kanienberg posted on 5/15/06

Dan,Debbie and family: We were out of town and just today received the news of Dan's dad's passing. I know that you are never prepared and our hearts go out to you both. Love, prayers and time will help the healing - but for now you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Ron and Nancy


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Charlie & Lori Andersen-Murphy posted on 5/11/06

Martha, we are so sorry for your great loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.


Marv Goldschmidt posted on 5/10/06

Dan and family, I'm sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. From reading the other comments posted so far, he must have been a special person. Marv Goldschmidt Danis


Norm & Alice Kueckels posted on 5/10/06

We were very sorry to learn of Elmer's passing. In all probability, he is now in a better place. I know it is hard by try to keep smiling. Our love, Norm & Alice


Joe Iori posted on 5/10/06

Dan, Sorry to hear about Elmer. Joe


Brenda & Vickie posted on 5/10/06

Dan, Debbie, & Family, May peace and comfort embrace each of you through this difficult time. Experiencing the passing of a loved one, truly enables us to see that beyond this world, there is a never ending abundance of life and love. Your father, husband, brother, and friend will always shine down upon you.


John Vidas posted on 5/9/06

Biff will be missed.


Janie and Jim Stewart posted on 5/9/06

We were shocked ot hear of Elmer's passing. We will always remember with fondness and laughter and a big smile the times we spent working together. Our deepest sympathy, prayers and love go out to Martha and the rest of the family. We'll miss a good man, great father and wonderful friend.