Betty Lou Hummel

  • Born: July 9, 1937
  • Died: February 11, 2018
  • Location: Myerstown, Pennsylvania

Porterfield-Scheid Funeral Directors & Cremation Services, Ltd.

890 Isabel Drive
James A. Porterfield, Supervisor
Lebanon, PA 17042
Tel. (717) 272-4634

Tribute & Message From The Family

Betty Lou Hummel, 80, of Myerstown, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018 at the Lebanon Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital. She was the wife of Richard D. Hummel, whom she married in 1958. Betty was born in Pine Grove on July 9, 1937, daughter of the late George W. and Alma Leonard Lengel.
Betty was a graduate of Pine Grove High School and worked as a mold maker for CMI. She enjoyed time with her family, her dog and camping.
In addition to her husband, Richard, she is survived by her daughters, Kathy, wife of John Zohner of Hershey, Dawn Beck of Bethel, Kristen, wife of Timothy Basehore of Myerstown; her son, Dale Hummel of Lititz, 11 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren; sisters, Nancy, wife of John Walsh of Maryland, Carol Lamborne of Campbelltown, Joan, wife of John Kost of Myerstown; brother John, husband of Mary Beth Lengel of Scranton. She was preceded in death by a brother, Wellington Lengel.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend Betty's funeral service on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Robert Hoffman officiating from Porterfield-Scheid Funeral Directors & Cremation Service, Ltd., 890 Isabel Drive, Lebanon (next to Quentin Circle). A viewing will be held Friday beginning at 10:00 AM to time of service at the funeral home. Interment will be made in St. Peter's Church Cemetery, Pine Grove. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Betty's memory may be made to Alzheimer's Assoc., P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
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Condolence & Memory Journal

Dearest Family,
You and all of your family, was like our 2nd family. I love and will always hold you and your mom and Dad, (Dr. Dick) and children in my heart forever. Betty was a very beautiful lady and great friend to my mom.

My deepest , deepest, sympathy.
All my Love ,
Marie Bonner Rothrock of elizabethtown. pa

Posted by A friend   February 16, 2018

To Dale, Kathy, and Dawn and Dr. Dick,
MY heart breaks for yours as you know we
were your 2nd family back when. Please
know I will keep you all in prayer. I loved your
mom as my own.
marie Bonner Rothrock

Posted by A friend   February 15, 2018

Dawn and family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

Posted by Frannie Hlavaty - Lebanon, PA   February 15, 2018

So sorry for your loss. Betty was a great person,the best.

Posted by Deb Nauman    February 15, 2018

I'm so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you

Posted by Laurie Lambert - Lebanon, PA - Friend   February 14, 2018


So sorry for your loss Hummel Family. Your mother was such a sweet person. Prayers for all.

Posted by Dawn Fitting - Newmanstown, PA - Family Friend   February 13, 2018

MY condolences go out to the family may god bless you all!

Posted by Brenda Peiffer - Jonestown, PA - Family   February 13, 2018