Nenah Belle (Stephens) Bachar Hummel
Nenah Belle (Stephens) Bachar Hummel, 93, Russell, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Russell Regional Hospital.
She was born Nov. 6, 1919, in the Hornview area north of Russell to John T. and Grace Belle (McAllister) Stephens. She attended country schools in the Hornview area.
She married Paul Bachar on April 18, 1938, in Russell. He preceded her in death March 16, 1992. She later married Jess W. Hummel Jr. on Dec. 31, 1993 in Oologah, Okla. He preceded her in death Sept. 5, 2008. She worked in the cafeteria at Russell High School for many years and at Bickerdyke School until retirement in 1993.
Survivors include two sons, James Bachar and wife, Paulita, Virginia, Ill., and Jess Hummel III and wife, Diane, Sapulpa, Okla.; a daughter, Pauline Berry and husband, Stu, Talala, Okla.; two sisters, Shirley Krug and husband, Ron, and Faith Steponick, all of Russell; 17 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Kent Bachar.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Otterbein United Methodist Church; burial in Russell City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler, Russell, with family present from 6 to 7 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to Otterbein United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home.