Betty Mae (Yetter) Bearley

September 3, 1927 ~ November 6, 2021 (age 94)

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Betty Mae Bearley, 94, of Lewistown, passed from this life into the arms of her Savior, Saturday, November 6, 2021, at William Penn Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. 

Born Sept. 3, 1927, in Mifflintown, she was a daughter of the late Theodore and Florence (Sausman) Yetter.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William L. Bearley, whom she married Oct. 26, 1946, on Feb. 28, 1997; and siblings, Charles, Jack and Jim Yetter, and Pat Bloom.

Betty is survived by: children, Marcia K. Felmlee and husband, Lee, of Reedsville, Stephen L. Bearley and wife, Julie, of Lewistown, and Thomas M. Bearley and wife, Cheryl, of McVeytown; eight grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Beverly Fisher, of Lewistown.

Betty was a member of Calvary Bible Church.

She retired from the Bon-Ton, where she was employed as a sales clerk for many years. 

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, at Calvary Bible Church, 100 Calvary Lane, Lewistown.  A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 11 a.m., with Mr. Bob Marsh officiating.

Interment will take place at Lind Memorial Cemetery, Green Avenue, Lewistown.

Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, Lewistown, is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Betty’s memory may be made to Calvary Bible Church, 100 Calvary Lane, Lewistown, PA 17044, or to Tunnel to Towers, 2361 Hyland Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10306.   

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Receiving of Friends
November 11, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Calvary Bible Church
100 Calvary Lane
Lewistown, PA 17044

Celebration of Life
November 11, 2021

11:00 AM
Calvary Bible Church
100 Calvary Lane
Lewistown, PA 17044


Calvary Bible Church
100 Calvary Lane, Lewistown PA 17044

Tunnel to Towers
2361 Hyland Blvd., Staten Island NY 10306

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