Brenda Sue Gumm

Brenda Sue Gumm, 56, of Berne, passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 at her residence.

Brenda was born Dec. 27, 1961, to Harold Simmons and Sharon Sprunger Cook.

Brenda attended Zion Lutheran Church. She was a member of the Women of the Moose Lodge 1311, Ladies Elks Auxiliary and the Eagles Lodge. She was previously employed at Moeller Construction, All American Homes and Dolco.

Brenda is survived by her mother, Sharon (David) Cook of Decatur; son, Lucas Gumm and grandson, Chance Gumm, both of Berne; five sisters, Rebecca (Mark) Baciak of Columbus, Ohio, Sheryl (Kenny) Miller of Baltimore, Md., Vicki Simmons of Decatur, Rhonda Bricker of Decatur and Dawn (Kelly) Hahn of Lexington, Ky.; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home. A memorial visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. prior to services.

Memorials can be made to Family Life Care-Hospice or the Grandson, Chance’s Education Fund.

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