LINCOLN - Carl Hurley, 68, of Lincoln died at 5:40 p.m. on Monday March 11, 2013, at his home.
Carl was born on October 21, 1944, in Lincoln, son of Carl and Ruby Evelyn Dean Hurley. He was united in marriage to Marsha Buchholz Armbrust on October 18, 1996, in Lincoln. She survives in Lincoln. He is also survived by a daughter, Dawn Christie of Decatur, IL; stepdaughter, Melissa (J. R. Eskew) Helton of Middletown, IL; stepson, Justin (Trish) Armbrust of Chandlerville, IL; brother, Richard (Karen) Hurley of Chenoa, IL; two sisters, Kay Carlin of Chestnut, IL, and Connie Harp of Lincoln; grandchildren: Alexandria and Devin Christie, Kelby Helton, Kaylee Helton, Peyton Frye, Kassy Eskew, Justine Armbrust, and Brendan Armbrust; and great-grandchildren: Cortez Webster and Harper White; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Roy Hurley.
Carl was a retired truck driver for Garland Gehrke Trucking for over 25 years and he served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.
Services for Carl will be held at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2013. A visitation will be held from 4-7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 15, 2013, also at the funeral home. A burial will follow the service at Zion Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Memorial Home Hospice or