Eugene M. Hammond, 79, of Spencer passed away at IU Health-Bloomington Hospice House on Friday morning May 3, 2019.
Eugene was born in Indianapolis on December 23, 1939. He was an electrician by trade and retired from General Motors then was self employed for a few years. Eugene loved wood working and was most happy to do work for anyone who needed something done. He loved working. He was a member of the Spencer Church of Christ.
Eugene is survived by his wife of 61 years, Judy (Peak) Hammond; song, John Hammond of Spencer; granddaughters, Tonya Hammond and Tori Gaertner; great-grandchildren, Jonathan, Isiah, and Emma, and nephew, Fred Smith (Bernie) of Arizona.
He was preceded in death by his father, Earl Hammond and mother, Ethel (Harmon) Hammond.
Visitation will be held at the Spencer Church of Christ at 702 E. Morgan St. Spencer on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Funeral services will follow visitation at 1:00 Monday at the church. Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville is assisting with arrangements. Share condolences, memories and more with Eugene’s family at www.chandlerfh.com
In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be sent to Chandler Funeral Home to assist the family.