Craig Himsel, 86, Otwell

Craig Himsel, 86, of Otwell, died Monday, December 17, at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. He was born in Evansville April 16, 1932, to Rader and Lela (Craig) Himsel.  He married Rosemary Walters March 22, 1951. She died March 11, 2009.

Craig was a farmer in the Otwell community and also worked for Englert Furniture Store in Jasper. He was a member of Otwell United Methodist Church where he served on numerous church committees.

He is survived by one daughter, Brenda Fuhrman and husband Davide, Otwell; three grandchildren, Timothy Fuhrman and wife Rachel, Beth Christenson and husband Chad, and Brian Fuhrman and wife Mattie; six great-grandchildren; and one sister, Sue Ellen Wening and husband Carl, Jasper.

In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by one daughter, Barbara Ann Himsel.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper and from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at Otwell United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions can be made to Otwell UMC. Online condolences can be shared at Funeral services at 1 p.m. Friday at the church with burial following in Burr Oak Cemetery. Rev. Jeff Pinney will officiate.

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