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Mildred Eve Hummel

February 24, 1933 May 3, 2019
Mildred Eve Hummel
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Obituary for Mildred Eve Hummel

Mildred Eve Hummel, 86, of Dayton, passed away at Friday, May 3, 2019, at Curis at Harrisonburg.

Mildred was born in Dayton on February 24, 1933, a daughter of the late Vernie M. (Losh) and Willie Andrew Wanger.

She had worked as a waitress at the Howard Johnson, and was a member of the Briery Branch Church of the Brethren.

Mildred was first married May 21, 1949, to Lester T. Smith who died April 23, 1969; she was later united in marriage to Harold Hummel on September 11, 1970, who died March 19, 2006.

Mildred is survived by a daughter, Rosanne M. Haas (Jaak), of Front Royal; a son, Jeffrey L. Hummel (Elma) of Weyers Cave; three sisters, Emily W. Kirk of Bridgewater, Gen Huffman (Donnie), of Dayton, Pearl Minnick of Rockville, MD; brothers, Don Wanger (Sandra), of Hinton, Fred Wanger (Barb), of Florida, and James Wanger (Carolyn), of Dayton; grandchildren, William Simmons (Laura) of Timberville, Angela Clark of Woodbridge, and Carissa Conn & Matt Ferguson of Front Royal, and Austin Fitzwater of Weyers Cave; great-grandchildren, Timothy C. Clark and Jeremy D. Clark both of Woodbridge, and Triston B. Simmons of Dayton, Rebecca Clark of Woodbridge, and Hailey Ferguson of Front Royal; son-in-law, Donald Simmons of Luray; sisters-in-law, Helen Wanger and Carolyn Wenger. She is also survived by many nieces & nephews.

She is preceded by a daughter, Shirley S. Simmons; sister, Josephine; brothers, Simon, Wade, Joseph, Roland, and Benjamin.

A graveside service will be conducted 2 PM Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at Briery Branch Church Cemetery, with Pastor Randy Cosner officiating. Family and friends may visit/view at the funeral home anytime.

Memorial contributions may be made to Briery Branch Church of the Brethren Building Fund, 6628 Briery Branch Rd., Dayton, VA 22821 and/or Clover Hill Fire & Rescue, 2100 Clover Hill Rd., Dayton, VA 22821.

Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater is entrusted with arrangements.

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graveside service




2:00 PM 5/7/2019 2:00:00 PM
Briery Branch Church of The Brethren Cemetery

6628 Briery Branch Road
Dayton, VA 22821

Briery Branch Church of The Brethren Cemetery
6628 Briery Branch Road Dayton 22821 VA
United States

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Briery Branch Church of The Brethren

6628 Briery Branch Road
Dayton, VA 22821

Clover Hill Fire and Rescue

2100 Clover Hill Rd
Dayton, VA 22821

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