Esther Schumm, 81, of Eureka, passed away at 3:10am Saturday, July 20, 2019 at the Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka.
Esther was born August 24, 1937 in Peoria to Zelma and Morris Hendrickson. She married Dale Schumm on May 4, 1956 in Peoria. He preceded her in death on April 24, 2014.
Surviving are two sons, Michael Schumm and Artie (Imee) Schumm, both of Eureka; five grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, and a son, Ken Schumm.
Esther farmed in Woodford County with her husband and later worked as a cook at the Apostolic Christian Home in Eureka for many years. She enjoyed reading and completing puzzles.
Cremation rites have been accorded by Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in Washington.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka.
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