funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the First
Christian Church in Bloomington, with the Rev. Dr.
Jim Warren officiating.
Burial will be in Funks Grove Cemetery, rural
Mr. Schumm farmed in the Funks Grove area his
He was born Jan. 18, 1925, in Peoria. His parents
were Daniel and Pearl Schmidgall Schumm. He married
Shirley Beyer on Aug. 4, 1944, in Henry.
He is survived by his wife; his children,
Charlotte (and Ben) Feist of Ashville, N.C., Larry
Earl (and Linda) Schumm of Chestnut, Judith (and
William) Bartels of Greendale, Wis., Rebecca (and
Dan) Lindsey of Heyworth, Cheryl Robbins of
Bloomington and Phyllis Lessen of Streator; one
stepbrother, Frederick (and Linda) Robb of Covell;
14 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
One sister preceded him in death.
He was a member of the First Christian Church in
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
First Christian Church or Heritage Manor Nursing
Home, both in Bloomington.
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