Amy B. Ammerman

March 31, 1966 ~ September 16, 2023 (age 57) 57 Years Old
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Amy B. Ammerman, 57, of Lewistown, passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2023, at William Penn Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center.

Born on March 31, 1966, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of David and Carol (Meyers) Hockenberry, who survive.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Michael J. Ammerman, whom she married in 1985; children, Elizabeth Ammerman, Ethan M. Ammerman, Ashley Ammerman, all of Lewistown; grandchildren, Levi Marks, Malachi Marks, Madison Goss, Alivia Goss, Nyrvana Auman; sister, Erinn Doyle and husband, Craig, of Lewistown.

Amy was a Lewistown High School graduate, Class of 1984. 

She was very strong in her faith with Christ. Amy loved to take care of her family. She enjoyed bird watching and going for walks in the mountains. She loved wildflowers and Rose of Sharon. She never missed an episode of Wheel of Fortune. She was an animal lover, especially fond of her dogs, and one of her favorite hobbies was painting.

A viewing will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, September 20, 2023, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown. 

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., on Thursday, September 21, 2023, at the funeral home, with Pastor Doug Sabin officiating. 

Interment will take place at Mount Rock Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Amy’s memory may be made to: Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation, (National Breast Cancer Foundation PO Box 676910, Dallas, TX 75267-6910), Mail in breast cancer donation form: 

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September 20, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn
200 N. Main St.
Lewistown, PA 17044

Funeral Service
September 21, 2023

11:00 AM
Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn
200 N. Main St.
Lewistown, PA 17044

Interment following funeral service
September 21, 2023

Mount Rock Cemetery
Oakland Ave
Lewistown, PA 17044


Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation, National Breast Cancer Foundation
P.O. Box 676910, Dallas TX 75267-6910


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