Francis L. "Bud" Mummert, 88, died Friday, June 21, 2013, at Hanover Hall. He was married to Jeune L. (Wilson) Mummert for 62 years until she died December 22, 2010.
Born July 23, 1924, in Littlestown, he was the son of the late Arthur M. & Hilda G. (Bollinger) Mummert. Bud was a 1942 graduate of Littlestown High School.
He served in the Army during WWII at the rank of Tech 5 in the European Theatre. He was awarded a campaign medal with 5 bronze stars, WWII victory medal and good conduct medal serving in Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes and Central Europe. Bud was employed with I.H. Crouse and Sons, formerly of Littlestown, as a master craftsman for 42 years. From 1986, he was self employed in his own cabinet and millwork shop. Bud donated his time and services to many causes and organizations. He was a life member of St. John's Lutheran Church and a life member of the American Legion, VFW and Fish & Game, all of Littlestown. Bud is survived by two sons, James L. Mummert and wife, Linda of Hanover; Douglas L. Mummert and wife, Sandra of Littlestown; four grandchildren, David L. Mummert and wife, Danielle of Littlestown; Paul D. Mummert and wife Chrystal of Littlestown; Kristen Mummert of Gettysburg and Amanda Mummert of Hanover; three great-grandchildren: Marissa, Jada and Lindsay Mummert; two step grandchildren: Amy Aumen and Christa Garman and four step great-grandchildren: Michaella, Maci, Hailey, Beauen; and a brother, Arthur M. Mummert, Jr. of Taneytown. Bud was predeceased by two sisters, Elizabeth Barnes and Catherine Storm. Funeral Service will be Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown with Pastor Timothy J. Kielley of New Hope Faith Community Church, Littlestown, officiating. Viewing will be Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment is in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Hanover. Littlestown Allied Veterans Council will conduct full military honors at the cemetery. Memorials in Bud's name may be sent to: National Arbor Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410; or the
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Published in Evening Sun on June 22, 2013