Orfordville – Alvin Earl Hammell, age 61, passed away on April 13, 2021 at the Janesville Mercy Hospital.
Alvin was born on June 8, 1959 in Janesville, WI the son of Earl and Ann (Burtness) Hammell.
Alvin worked for Black and Decker Knife works for many years before putting in 19 years at Taylor Freezer as a CNC operator and programmer. Alvin enjoyed local racing and would help Charlie with Charlie’s race car. Alvin loved to work with his hands and could fix anything. He always had a hat on where ever he went and was known as a kind and generous person who was always willing to help someone out.
Alvin is survived by his 3 siblings, Mike (Debbie) Hammell of San Diego, CA, Jim (Charo) Hammell of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA and Julie Hammell of Afton, WI; his girlfriend, Katy Davis of Beloit; a niece, Stephanie Hammell; a nephew, Christopher Hammell; Alvin’s best friend, Chris Podest and many other relatives and friends.
Alvin was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the family in his memory.
A celebration of life will be held at the DL Newcomer Funeral Home, 1105 E. 9th Avenue in Brodhead WI on Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
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