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“We're so very sorry to hear of your loss. God called and she answered. Rest in peace Dorothy. ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Kathy OKeefe - Sebastian, FL

“I am sorry to hear about your mom. You are in my prayers ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Rebecca Snodgrasd - Bluffs, IL

CENTRAL CITY – Dorothy Rekar Hamm, 79, of Central City, died Tuesday, November 24, 2020, at 4:13AM under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Mrs. Hamm was born March 29, 1941, in Cook Co., Illinois. She was a homemaker and of the Catholic faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Hamm, Sr.; parents Anton Joseph and Jeanette Rekar; and brother Robert Rekar.

She is survived by her sons, Everett Hamm, Jr. and James Hamm; daughters Loretta Tongate, Carol Turner, and Catherine Dennis; step-daughter Dorothy Jean Gray; nine grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brothers Anthony Rekar and August Rekar; and sister Josephine Harland.

Funeral services are private. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at