LINCOLN, IL - John Humbert, 54, of Lincoln, died at 2:52 p.m. on May 18, 2014, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Ill.
John was born Nov. 29, 1959, in Lincoln, the son of Charles L. Wheeler and Anna Simpson McMullen. He married Kellee Miller and was later divorced.
John is survived by Eddie Jester, raised as a son, of Riverton; a special niece, Trisha Armbrust, and a special nephew, Charles Samuel Cox; siblings: Randy Wheeler, Donnie E. Wheeler, Terri Wheeler, Mark Humbert, Robert Humbert, and Gary Humbert, all of Lincoln.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Kathy Prather.
John was a self-employed contractor/carpenter. He was a hard worker and always helped others. He was an avid fisherman.
A Celebration of Life graveside service for family and friends for John will be at noon on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at Zion Cemetery in Lincoln with Ron Otto officiating.
Memorials may be given to donor's choice.
Arrangements were entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.