J. Thomas Hamp, age 85, of Rural Route 1, Herod, died Sunday evening, December 4, 2016, at the Saline Care Center in Harrisburg, IL.
Mr. Hamp served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He came back to Southern Illinois and worked as a machinist at Ozark-Mahoning in Rosiclare, IL. He enjoyed spending time with his dog, Sammy.
Joseph is survived by a sister in law, Judith Ann Hamp of Herod, IL.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Josephine; infant brother, Herman W. Hamp; brother, Andrew A. Hamp.
Mass will be 10:00 a.m. on Friday December 9, 2016 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elizabethtown, IL. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday December 8, 2016 at St. Joseph Catholic Church Parish Hall, Elizabethtown, IL. Rosary service will be at 7:00 p.m. during the visitation.
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