State College, PA - Centre County - Central Pennsylvania - Home of Penn State University

Obituary of Betty R. Hummel, 95


Betty R. Hummel, 95, passed away Monday, November 25, 2019, at her home in Hegins, PA, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on Wednesday, January 23, 1924, in Valley View, PA; a daughter of the late Darwin and Minnie (Bixler) Moyer. She married John Hubler who preceded her in death in 1965. She then married Paul Hummel who preceded her in death on November 30, 2014; they were married for 47 years.

Betty worked in the elementary school cafeteria for the Tri-Valley School District for four years, but her most rewarding job was being a homemaker and raising her family.

She enjoyed knitting scarves, sewing, cooking family dinners and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her two sons, John L Hubler and his wife Doris of Tremont and David G. Hubler and his wife Nancy of Spring Glen; two daughters, Brenda J. Leitzel and her husband Craig of Hegins and Rebecca A. Klinger of Frackville; twelve grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one sister and eight brothers.

Family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 6, 2019, at The Trinity Lutheran Church in Valley View, 1220 W Maple St, Valley View, PA 17983, the memorial service will immediately follow with Pastor Brian Beissel officiating.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral Home, State College, PA.

An online guestbook may be signed and contributions sent to the family at

Name of Deceased

Betty R. Hummel



Date of Death


Date of Birth


Funeral Home

Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral and Cremation Service

order food online