Jeri J. Bayer Lynn – October 27, 2017

Jeri J. Bayer Lynn, 61, of Alpheretta, Georgia, and formerly of Dover, died Friday, October 27, 2017 in Cummings, Georgia following a two year battle with Melanoma.

Born July 27, 1956 in Dover she was a daughter of Dale and Anna Mary Tawney Bayer of New Philadelphia.

She was a 1974 graduate of Dover High School. Following her graduation, she worked for Dr. James Houglan and Dr. Timothy Desiato for many years. Jeri was a woman of many talents and hobbies, and excelled at each one. Her dimpled smile was her greatest attribute.

In addition to her parents, Jeri is survived by her children, Ryan (Megan) Brandenburg of Chagrin Falls, Erin (Chris) Hecht of Georgia, Lance Brandenburg of Cleveland; sister, Dalene Straub of Canton; grandchildren, Cheyenne and Logan Brandenburg, Kai and Maxi Hecht; niece and nephew, Kristin and Justin Straub; foster daughter, Rachel Bialick of California and her former brother in law, Greg Straub.

Jeri was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Lynn in 2014, and her brother, Mike Bayer.

Cremation has taken place, with private graveside services being held at a later date. Those wishing to express their fondest memories of Jeri may do so by visiting the online obituaries link on the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home website, at

Toland-Herzig Funeral Homes & Crematory
803 North Wooster Avenue
Dover, Ohio 44622