Herbert Lust Jr.

Herbert Lust Jr.

HAMMOND – Herbert Francis Lust Jr., 62, of Hammond, passed away at 10:45 a.m., Sunday (April 16, 2017) at Decatur Memorial Hospital.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 22, at the Hammond United Methodist Church, Hammond. Burial at the Hammond Cemetery will immediately follow. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Hammond United Methodist Church.

Herb was born on July 12, 1954, in Decatur, the son of Herb Sr. and Ann Lust. He married Cheryl York on April 10, 1982, in Bement. She preceded him in death on May 21, 2008.

Survivors include his mother of Bement; his children, Kristopher (Heather) Lust of Hammond and Jennifer Lust of Normal; granddaughter, Kelsey Lust; brother, Howard (Kay) Lust of Bement; and sisters, Kathryn Lust of San Francisco and Donna (John) Parks of Urbana.

He was preceded in death by his wife; father, Herbert Lust Sr. of Bement; sister, Cindy Lust of Champaign; maternal grandparents, Joe and Frances Halterman of Bement; paternal grandparents, Henry and Audrey Lust of Hammond; and in-laws, Dennis and Faith York of Lawrenceville.

Herb was the owner and operator of a municipal watermain contracting company, Universal Mechanical. He attended the Hammond United Methodist Church. Herb was a dedicated and faithful participant in Promise Keepers, a men's prayer group.

Memorials are suggested to the Hammond United Methodist Church.

Hilligoss Shrader Funeral Home, Atwood, is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences may be shared at hilligossshraderfh.com.