Jacqueline J. Brummett, 79
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Jacqueline Jean Brummett, 79, of Gillespie passed away at 10 p.m., Sunday, July 23, 2017, at Community Hospital of Staunton.
She was born Sept. 20, 1937, in Milwaukee, Wis., to Arnold Frederick and Charlotte Anita (Spear) Meyer. She married Jesse E. Brummett on Nov. 25, 1958, in Milwaukee; he preceded her in death on Feb. 11, 2003.
Mrs. Brummett was retired after having been a nurse for Home Health. She was a member of VFW Post 4547 Ladies Auxiliary of Gillespie, Zion Lutheran Happy Hearts, Gillespie Senior Citizens and Staunton Senior Citizens; an avid bingo player; and a craft enthusiast.
Surviving are her children, James Robert Brummett of Staunton, Christopher (Jennifer) Brummett of Olive Branch, Miss., and Margaret (Charlie) Wayman of Gillespie; grandchildren, Ashley (Brant) McFarland, Andrew (fiancee Kelsey Sheedy) Brummett, Heath (Ashley) Wayman and Courtney (Jacob) Hudson; great-grandchild, Mackenzie McFarland; and sister, Patsy Garncarz of Milwaukee, Wis.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by seven siblings.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. until services at 7 p.m., Thursday, July 27, at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie, with Pastor Kelly Mitteis officiating.
Memorials may be made to Gillespie Cemetery or Illinois Valley Senior Nutrition Center.
Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at kravanyafuneral.com.