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Peter J. TummelDecember 18, 1936 ~ April 22, 2017 (age 80)
Peter J. Tummel, 80 went home to be with the Lord after a 4 year battle with cancer on April 22, 2017. Pete was born December 18, 1936 in Akron, Ohio to Louis and Julia Tummel. He served in the U.S. Army, and then went to work for the U.S. Postal Service for 35 years. After retiring, Pete went on to work for Johnny T. Masonry, where he proudly worked beside his son. He and his wife, Dolores for the past 18 years have attended church at the Chapel in Green. Pete enjoyed spending time with his family, cutting firewood, photography and listening to music.
Pete is survived by his wife of 56 years, Dolores (nee Bechter); children, Susan (Jerry) Hicks, Carolyn (Patrick) Ensminger, Mary (Paul) Pusateri, Karen (Joe) Laubacher, John (Jenny) Tummel; grandchildren, Amy, Alison (Wayne), Melissa (Kiyo), Samantha, Justin, Adam, Julia, Molly, Elisha, Victoria, Nathan, David, Michael, and Joey; great grandchildren, Kairi and Jacob; brothers, Paul (Helen) and Patrick (Debbie).
The family would like to thank Dr. Shruti Trehan, and Dr. Jeffrey Cerone for their loving care of our husband and father.
Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3326 Manchester Rd. on Friday, April 28, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., with services beginning at 12:00 p.m., with Pastor Mike Castelli officiating. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery in Akron.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, PO Box 97339, Washington, D.C. 20077-7945 in memory of Pete.