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  • Born 28 February 1921 - Tarkio, Atchison County, Missouri, USA
  • Deceased 5 December 2007 - Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, USA,aged 86 years old
  • Buried - Hammond Cemetery, Hammond, Piatt County, Illinois, USA


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Hugh S. McMullen: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice

Herald & Review (Decatur, Illinois) - December 8, 2007

Deceased Name: Hugh S. McMullen

DECATUR - Hugh S. McMullen, 86, passed away Wednesday December 5, 2007 at St. Mary's Hospital. Hugh was born February 28, 1921 on a farm near Tarkio, Missouri, the son of Bard and Christina Lynn McMullen. He was the youngest of seven children. He attended Royal School, a rural school near the farm home. He graduated from Tarkio High School in 1938 and Tarkio College in 1942. He served as a lieutenant in the Air Corps during World War II. He married Jeane Moberly of Hammond, Illinois September 7, 1946. He was a chemist with the DuPont County., Mallinckrodt Chemical County. and Lincoln Laboratories. He was a chemist for the A.E. Staley Manufacturing County. for thirty-seven years. He was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church of Decatur, where he sang in the choir for many years, and had been a Deacon of the church. He enjoyed playing tennis, golf, and camping. His hobbies included gardening, genealogy, and photography.
Surviving are his wife Jeane of Decatur, Illinois; daughters Rebecca Rimsky and husband Kevin of Orlando, Florida; Linda McMullen, husband Bob Koschka of Indianapolis, Indiana; Lori White and husband Dave of Sugar Land, Texas; Carol Reece, and husband Jim of Dekalb, Illinois, and grandchildren Melissa Reece and Daniel Koschka.
He is also survived by a sister, Rebecca Jackson. He was preceded in death by his parents and five brothers; Dr. Donald McMullen, Dr. Thomas McMullen, John McMullen, Dr. James McMullen, and Robert McMullen.
A memorial service will be held at Dawson and Wikoff Colonial Chapel North on Monday, December 10 at 2:00 PM. Visitation will be from 1:00-2:00 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Messages of condolence may be directed to the family via email at
Obituary written by family members. Online guest book at
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Copyright, 2007, Herald & Review, Decatur, Illinois

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