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Lois Marie (Long) Hummel

September 21, 1932 ~ August 29, 2019 (age 86)

Shamokin – Lois Marie Hummel, 86, of 201 W. Mulberry Street, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Ranshaw on September 21, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Hilbert and Sarah (Taylor) Long. She graduated from Coal Township High School in 1950. Lois was the Secretary and Treasurer of her Senior Class for many many years.

On September 18, 1955 at Faith Chapel in Ranshaw, Lois married the late Richard V. Hummel. She was a member of St. Johns United Church of Christ, where Lois was a member of the Bell Choir and the Senior Choir.

Lois loved spending time with her family. She also enjoyed crocheting, cooking, baking, and keeping a tidy household. She loved her sweet treats as well.  

Lois is survived by a daughter, Cheryl Kauwell and her husband, Glen of Sunbury; a son, Todd Hummel and his partner, Jeffrey Bonsell of Lewisburg; a granddaughter, Brianne Latsha and her husband, Josh of Paxinos; a great grandson, Cole Latsha of Paxinos; and many nieces, nephews, and a cousin. Along with her husband and parents, Lois was preceded in death by an infant brother, Benjamin Long; and four sisters, Bernice Long, Dauris Malick and her husband Louis, Beverley Parker and her husband John “Jack”, and Evelyn Bogdan and her husband, Edward.



Lois Marie Hummel, 86, of 201 W. Mulberry Street, Shamokin ­– Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 11:00 am with Reverend Jean Eckrod, officiating in Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W. Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. Burial will be held in Northumberland Memorial Park, Sunbury, following the service. Viewing will be held from 10:00 am to the time of service in the Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service. To send condolences to the family please visit

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