Harold Emmerson Hummel 80, of Lake Odessa passed away Wednesday August 28, 2013. He was born August 22, 1933 to Guy & Beatrice (Frey) Hummel.
Harold served in the Korean war. When he returned home he married Phyllis Greux from Sault Ste. Marie on April 28, 1956. Harold bought the family farm in Lake Odessa where they raised their family. Harold & Phyllis were married 56 years. Harold enjoyed stock car racing, hunting, fishing & umpiring. He was also active in the Lake Odessa V.F.W. Post 4461.
Harold is survived by his children, Perry (Pam) of Clarksville, Jeff (Vickie) of Lyons, Joe of Lake Odessa, Greg (Colleen) of Florida, special son-in-law Mike Daugherty of Lake Odessa, brothers Lyle (Jean) of Ionia, Don (Marion) of Lake Odessa, 15 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren with one more on the way.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Leonard & Clifford, wife Phyllis & daughter Penny Daugherty.
Visitation with the family will be at the Living Gospel Church, 1600 Rochester Street, Lake Odessa on Saturday September 7th from 12:00 to 2:00 pm with a memorial service at 2:00. Luncheon to follow at the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family through Rosier Funeral Home, 193 Jackson Street, P.O. box 36, Sunfield, Mi. 48890. Express your thoughts and memories in the online Guest Book at www.legacy.com The family is being served by the Independent Family Owned Funeral Home in Sunfield: Rosier Funeral Home.