Joseph Lee Hummer


Joseph Lee Hummer

Death 17 Dec 2003 (aged 93)
Burial Woodsboro, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Plot 723
Memorial ID 21191819 View Source

Marriage 1 Lillian P TROUT b: 24 JUL 1914 in Graceham, Frederick, Maryland
Married: 1934 in Pennsylvania

Mr. J. Lee Hummer, 93, of 12201 Woodsboro Pike, New Midway, died Wednesday, Dec. 17 at Frederick Memorial Hospital of cardiac arrest.
He was the husband of Lillian Trout Hummer, who died in 1992.

Born Dec. 6, 1910, near Detour, he was the son of the late Wilbur C. and Violet Ruth Flickinger Hummer.

Mr. Hummer was a member of Mount Zion Haugh's Lutheran Church, Ladiesburg, where he had served as Sunday school superintendent, a lay reader and on the church council.

He had been employed as a truck driver for Western Maryland Sealtest Dairy, Detour, and then worked at Condon Tobacco Co., which became Wachter Brothers Wholesalers, where he retired in 1982.

He was a member of AARP and enjoyed playing cards and watching Orioles baseball on television.

Mr. Hummer had been a resident of Glade Valley Nursing Center for a year and-a-half.

He is survived by a daughter, Barbara L. Shade of New Midway; a son, Darrell T. Hummer and wife Marilyn of Olney; one grandson, Jeff Shade of New Midway; one granddaughter, Leeta Robinson and husband Larry of Great Capon, W.Va.; and two great-grandchildren.

He will also be remembered by friends, Gary Smith Sr., Linda Null, and Andy and Fred Highland.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Brent L. Shade in 1981; a son-in-law, Howard Vernon Shade in 1993; and a great-grandson, Zachary Robinson in 2000.

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