Betty L. Hoy Tomalonis
Betty L. Hoy Tomalonis, 93, formerly of 115 S. Chestnut St., Mill Hall, Pa., died May 9, 2019 at Haven Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Lock Haven, Pa.
Born September 16, 1925 in Renovo, Pa. she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Pagnotto Luchetta. On Oct. 9, 1946 she married Kenneth R. Hoy who died Oct. 22 1965. On Nov. 25, 1967 she married Joseph B. Tomalonis who died Oct. 29, 2008.
A homemaker, Betty had worked at A. P. Rinella’s Fruit Store, Sylvania, Hoy Const., and Addie’s. She was a 1943 graduate of St. Joseph’s Catholic School, Renovo, Pa. Betty was a member of Holy Spirit Parish, Immaculate Conception Church, Lock Haven, an avid golfer, having won the Woman’s Club Championship in 1991 at Belle springs Golf Course, enjoyed Bingo, jigsaw puzzles and especially spending time with her family.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Jo (Richard) Smithof Rolesville, Nc. and Carol (Harold Beach) Hoy Probst of Castanea, Pa.,;
two sons, James C. (Karen) Tomalonis of Mill Hall, Pa. and Kevin L. (Lori) Tomalonis of Raleigh, Nc.; six grandsons, Thomas (Cora) Gibson of Tillamook, Or., Peter Gibson of Creedmoor, Nc., Mark (Michelle) Snyder of Raleigh, Nc., R. Marshall (Josselyn) Smith, Raleigh of Nc., Julius Tomalonis of Mill Hall, Pa., Jonas Tomalonis of Mill Hall, Pa., and three great-grandchildren, Mia Gibson of Tillamook, Or. Maverick Snyder and Campbell Snyder, both of Raleigh, Nc.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Addie Rinella and Lillian Nestlerode.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday, May 14, at 10:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, 310 W. Water St., Lock Haven, Pa., with Rev. Joseph Orr, officiatin.
Interment will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Lock Haven, Pa.
Friends and family will be received Monday, May 13, from 6-8 p.m. in the Dean K.Wetzler, Jr. ,Funeral Home, 320 Main St., Mill Hall, Pa.
Arrangements entrusted to the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St., Mill Hall, Pa. 17751.
Online condolences may be sent to www.wetzlerfuneralhome.org.