Wendell Brumfield Sr.
1923 - 2019
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transitioned from life to eternity on Monday, May 6, 2019. He was born December 27, 1923, in McComb, MS to the union of Fannie and Isom Brumfield who preceded him in death. He was the ninth of ten siblings who preceded him in death. He came to Gary, IN in 1938 and later married Alma Jewell Brumfield becoming the father to two children, Theodore and Shelly. Seven children were born to their union and three preceded him in death, Charlotte, Deborah, and Theodore. Wendell worked at Superior Construction Company for many years where he was a supervisor. In his retirement years, he started his own business installing wells for sprinkler systems. He became a member of First Baptist Church under the pastorate of Rev. Robert Penn. He participated until he became too ill. He leaves to cherish his memory, six children: Shelly (Alfred), Wendell Jr., Kenneth, Denise, Gordon of Chicago, IL and Gregory (Roberta) of Portland, OR; twelve grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Visitation: Monday, May 13, from 9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. All services at First Baptist Church Pastor Timothy F. Brown, officiating. Interment: Evergreen Memorial Park, Hobart.

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Published in Post-Tribune from May 8 to May 12, 2019.
09:00 - 11:00 AM
First Baptist Church
Funeral service
11:00 AM
First Baptist Church
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May 11, 2019
Dad thanks for being a great father and letting your light shine before men, that they may see your good works,and glorify your Father which is
in heaven.
Denise Brumfield
May 10, 2019
Mr. Wendell Brumfiled Jr,
Sorry for the lost of your Dad. Remember God has a new angel. You and your family will be in my prayers.

Erica, from Optical
May 9, 2019
Denise and family, you are in my prayers. Praying for your strength, peace and comfort in Jesus' Name.
Debrah Smith Daniel
May 9, 2019
My prayers and thoughts are with Denise and Family. May God grant you strength and comfort
Cathy Russell
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