From Chatsworth Illinois Memories website:
CHATSWORTH — Gerald F. Hummel, 87, Chatsworth, died at 12:37 a.m. Monday (Feb. 15, 2010) at Fairview Haven Nursing Home, Fairbury.
His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Martin Funeral Home, Chatsworth, with the Rev. Ted Kalkwarf officiating. Burial will be in Chatsworth Cemetery. Friends may call from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials in Gerald’s name may be left to Chatsworth Public Library.
Gerald was born May 14, 1922, at Chatsworth, a son of Frank and Lena Hornickel Hummel. Gerald is survived by 17 nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
He was educated in Chatsworth schools and was a farmer. He was also employed at Diller Tile in Chatsworth.
He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Chatsworth. Gerald was a member of the Central States Archaeological Society, where he was featured in the No. 7 Volume of Who’s Who of Indian Artifacts Collection. He was involved in sports programs and was an avid bowler.
This obituary may be viewed and private condolences left at www.martin-funeralhomes.com.
Posted in Obituaries on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 12:00 am
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Gerald Hummel Obit: "