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“I ended up at the 1980 Regionals without a coach and Lynn stepped in without hesitation. I was so thankful for her. That next year, I moved from...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Anne Peyton Brown - student

“Lynn was my first ever skating coach and only had love and support to give. I will cherish her memory, condolences and prayers for your family. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: - student

“To the Family of Lynn Rimmer,Please accept our heartfelt sympathies on the loss of your loved one. Words can't express how saddened we are to hear of...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Barb McMillon CSC/Tennis Dept. Staff - OH

“Lynn was an excellent coach and my daughters enjoyed learn to skate at the Cleveland Skating Club with her, lessons and competitions. Your family is...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Lynn was my skating coach, as well as my young daughters. She was a wonderful coach and person. She cared deeply about those she coached. We will...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Heidi Scaravilli - OH - student

“It was with great sadness that I learned of the loss of Lynn. She and Mr. Rimmer passed their love of skating to all of us who took from them. My...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Susie Wieser

“My condolences to the Rimmer Family for their loss. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your dear daughter and sister. May your fond memories and the peace that God gives comfort and...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Tb - Cleveland, OH

“My sincere condolences to your family. May God's Word be a source of comfort during this difficult time. Ps.147:3. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Offering our deepest sympathies during this time. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: The Staff of Bissler & Sons Funeral Home - OH


LYNN FAUVER RIMMER, long time figure skating professional, passed away of natural causes at home in Twin Lakes, Ohio. Lynn received her early figure skating training at the Cleveland Skating Club and later taught there. She also taught figure skating in Troy, Ohio, Rockford, Illinois and throughout northeastern Ohio, including Kent State University. She was a graduate of Laurel School and Allegheny College.

She was preceded in death by her husband Dick Rimmer, also a figure skating coach; son Hayes Rimmer; and father Benjamin Fauver. Lynn is survived by her mother, Ann Thoburn Fauver of Portland, Maine; sister, Victoria Fauver Robb of Charleston, West Virginia; brother William Fauver of Nashville, Tennessee; sister, Jane Fauver of Portland, Maine; and a host of beloved nieces, nephews and grandnieces/nephews.

Lynn loved figure skating, treasuring the time and experiences with her many students, colleagues and friends in the sport over the years. She also loved traveling, a habit she started with her grandmother Ann Bishop Thoburn going to England and enjoyed the summers with her family at Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire. Keeping with her wishes and low-key approach to life, there will be no service or other activities for now.

In lieu of flowers or gifts contributions may be made in Lynn's name to the United States Figure Skating Association: Attn: Memorial Fund, 20 First Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 www.1961MemorialFund.com or the Professional Skaters Association Skaters' Fund, 3006 Allegro Park Lane SW, Rochester, MN 55902 or www.skatepsa.com/psa/PS%20Foundation.html. Bissler and Sons Funeral Home & Crematory are handling the arrangements.