Victor “Vic” Hammons, 81, a resident of Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky, died Thursday evening, Dec. 20, 2012, in Cleveland Clinic following a brief illness.
He was born April 13, 1931, in Manchester, Ky., and was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War. Vic worked for Cincinnati Gear Company and at the Chrysler Plant in Detroit prior to his retirement.
He attended Trinity Temple in Milan.
He is survived by three brothers, Kenneth (Doris Jean) Hammons, of Blanchester, Ohio, John B. (Mallie) Hammons, of Wilmington, Ohio, and Vernon (Paula Marie) Hammons, of Berlin Heights; two sisters, Frances Jean King, of Huron, and Loretta “Ann” Fleming, of Sandusky; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Green and Allie (Gilbert) Hammons; and two sisters, Lela Smallwood and Ruby Howard.
Friends may call from 12:30 p.m. until a military service at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, in Giffin Chapel of Ohio Veterans Home, 3416 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Chaplain Paul Birmingham and Pastor Jack Kiskaden will officiate. Burial will be in Ohio Veterans Home Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ohio Veterans Home.
Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel, 617 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be shared with the family at pfeilfuneralhome.com.