J. Peter Hamel

ROCKFORD, Ill. – J. (John) Peter Hamel, 92, of Rockford, formerly of Fence, Wis., passed away July 26, 2013, at Fairhaven Christian home, Rockford.

Visitation will be Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Fence Bible Church. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the church. The Goodman-Armstrong Creek Klesewski-Leya VFW Post 7444 will accord military services at graveside.

Rev. Dr. William Hamel and Rev. Tim Smith will con-celebrate.

Burial will be in Fence Cemetery.

You may light a candle in remembrance of Pete, or leave a condolence for his family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.

The family has chosen the Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home of Florence, Wis., to honor Pete’s legacy of life.