Shirley M. Kummerow

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Shirley M. Kummerow Obituary
RICHMOND – Shirley M. Kummerow, 79, of Richmond, passed away suddenly Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, while in the company of family members at Centegra Hospital – McHenry.
Shirley was born in Marion on April 21, 1933, a daughter of the late Fred and Lena (Brown) Odum. She was married to George Kummerow on Sept. 30, 1977, in Woodstock, and he died July 20, 1985.
She worked as a router/office receptionist for AT&T for 25 years. She was a member and five-time Past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star in Richmond and Antioch, and a former member of the Medinah Temple and White Shrine. She was a member and senior regent of Women of the Moose at Antioch.
Shirley is survived by her husband, Alan; three daughters, Geraldine (Michael) Hampton of Dallas, Cathy Stockwell of Richmond and Victoria Kummerow-Jones of Chicago; two sons, Robert Kummerow of Richmond and Charles Kummerow of Pell Lake, Wis.; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Elaine Parks of Marion and Eunice Hampton of Richland, Wash.; and a brother, Fred (Connie) Odum of Marion.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Harold Odum; and a son-in-law, Albert Stockwell.
The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at Ehorn-Adams Funeral Home, 10011 Main St., Richmond. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the funeral home. Interment will be in Richmond Cemetery in Richmond.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-678-7311 or visit www.ehornadams.com.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Jan. 23, 2013
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