Bernard Joseph Hurm, 80, of Rockport, passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at home surrounded by his wife, their six children, and many other family members.
He was born on July 14, 1940, in a little country home north of Rockport to the late Bernard Edward Hurm and Cecelia (Snyder) Hurm.
Bernard was a lifetime member of St. Bernard Catholic Church in Rockport. He was a self-employed farmer, a career he loved and enjoyed.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary (Kennedy) Hurm; their six children, Mike Hurm and his fiancé, Jackie, of Ocoee, FL, Cindy Harrison and her husband, Ron, of Rockport, Larry Hurm and his wife, Melina, of Rockport, Ron Hurm and his wife, Toscha, of Evansville, Bob Hurm and his wife, Tina, of Owensboro, KY and David Hurm and his wife, Khloe, of Rockport; 15 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren with two on the way; and his siblings, Betty Gross, Cleon (Inez) Hurm, Roger (Rachel) Hurm and Carolyn (Tom) Thorpe.
Services for Bernard J. Hurm will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, February 8, at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Rockport, with Father Ron Kreilein officiating. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation is 2 until 8 p.m., Sunday, February 7, and 8 until 9:30 a.m. Monday, February 8, at Boultinghouse Funeral Home in Rockport.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Bernard Catholic Church.
Friends unable to attend may send a condolence to the family at www.BoultinghouseFuneralHome.com.