Betty J. Haas|
Betty J. Haas, 87, of Hecla, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, while in the company of family members, at her residence, formerly of Clamtown Road. She was the widow of Harry F. Haas.
Betty was born in Hecla, on May 28, 1926, a daughter of the late Leah R. (Stamm ) and George I. Eckroth.
She was a lifetime member of Christ Church of McKeansburg, New Ringgold, and she was a member of Women's Guild and the New Ringgold Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. Surviving are two sons, Daniel H. Haas, husband of Christa, of Hecla, and Craig G. Haas, of East Brunswick Township; a sister Shirley M. , widow of Jay Herb , of Orwigsburg; a grandson Joel D. Haas, husband of Angela, of New Ringgold; a granddaughter Katrina J., wife of Christopher Eckroth, of Orwigsburg; grandson Bruce D. Haas, husband of Justina, of New Ringgold; granddaughter Brianne N. Halye, of New Ringgold; grandson Zachary R. Halye, of New Ringgold.
- She was employed as an machine operator at Atlas Powder Co. (ICI) Assembled Explosives
She was preceded in death by her grandson Travis D. Haas; and her sister, Catherine M. Quinter.
Service: Friends are invited to call Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, from 9 until 10:30 a.m. at Hamilton Funeral Home, Inc., Orwigsburg, where a religious service will be held at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Nelson Reppert officiating. Interment services will be held at Friedens Lutheran Cemetery, New Ringgold.
If you would like to honor Betty's memory, please enable an act of kindness with a contribution to Christ Church of McKeansburg, 6 S. Race St., New Ringgold, PA 17960.
Published in Times News on Jan. 28, 2014