LINCOLN, IL - John Humbert, 54, died at 2:52 p.m., May 18, 2014, at St. John's Hospital, 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 was survived by Eddie Jester, raised as a son, of Riverton; a special niece, Trisha Armbrust, and a special nephew, Charles Samuel Cox; siblings, Randy, Donnie E., and Terri Wheeler, and Mark, Robert, and Gary Humbert, all of Lincoln. He was preceded 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.
Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life graveside service at Zion Cemetery, Lincoln, 12:00 noon, Saturday, June 21, 2014, with Ron Otto officiating. Memorials may be given to the donor's choice.
Arrangements were entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln.