September 21, 1933 - December 28, 2021
Herschel “Herb” Glen Wesselman, 88, of Tallula, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Petersburg, Illinois. He was born September 21, 1933, in Tallula, the son of William and Mildred (Boyer) Wesselman. He married Nancy Zillion on July 21, 1956, in Tallula. Herb served our grateful nation in the United States Army from 1953 to 1955. One of his biggest passions was playing golf in which he had accomplished three hole-in-ones. He was also a barber for many years. Herb is survived by his wife, Nancy; three children, Beth (husband Marty) Nelson of Tallula, Illinois, Brenda Burke of Texas and Brian Wesselman of Chicago, Illinois; four grandchildren, Alix (husband Rick) Sherren of Petersburg, Illinois, Jessica (husband Evan) Ferguson of Georgia, Trey (wife Kelsie) Nelson of Peoria, Illinois and Samantha (fiancé Dallas Jones) Nelson of Petersburg, Illinois; and seven great grandchildren. Herb was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Bill Wesselman, Dan Wesselman and Bob Wesselman. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at the Tallula Christian Church, 311 N. Yates St, Tallula, Illinois 62688, from 10 am to 12 pm. The funeral service will begin at 12 pm at the church with Pastor Keith Masten and Pastor J.D. McWhorter officiating. Burial will immediately follow services at Greenwood Cemetery in Tallula with the Menard County Inter Veterans performing military rites. Memorial contributions may be made to the Tallula Christian Church or the Tallula BLS. Hurley Funeral Home in Petersburg is assisting Herb’s family with arrangements. Please visit hurleyfh.com for Herb’s online obituary, leave condolences and share memories.
Herschel “Herb” Glen Wesselman, 88, of Tallula, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Petersburg, Illinois. He was born September 21, 1933, in Tallula, the son of William and Mildred... View Obituary & Service Information
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