Bret Hammond


Bret Hammond, age 52, of Pekin, Indiana passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville.

Born January 22, 1970, he was the son of Terry Hammond and Debrah (Vanlaningham) Lewis.

Bret was an Army veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Debbie (Szakacs) Hammond; parents, Terry Hammond and Debrah Lewis; 2 children: Michael Duncan and Karlie Anderson;1 brother: Jody Hammond; 1 sister: Cris Sowder; and 3 grandchildren.

Direct cremation was chosen; Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home was entrusted with funeral care.


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