|Birth: ||Jan. 6, 1939|
|Death: ||Mar. 14, 2014|
Rebecca "Becky" (Schmittler) Hunley, age 75 of Bridgeport and formerly of Olney, passed away Friday, March 14, 2014 at Aperion Care of Bridgeport. She was born at home in Albion, IL on January 6, 1939 to Rev. Lawrence E. and Wilma I. (Johnson) Schmittler. She married Melvin Hunley in September of 1954, and he preceded her in death.
Becky grew up in and was a member of the Bible Fellowship Church in Olney and worked at Roadmaster in Olney for many years. She absolutely loved her family! She also enjoyed cooking, cleaning, and being a homemaker.
Surviving family includes: two sons- Tony Hunley of Bridgeport and Tim Hunley and wife Stacey (Hogg) of Olney: one daughter- Connie Hunley and husband James Bingman of Altamont: one son-in-law- Kit Tracy of Oblong: two brothers- Perry Schmittler and wife Sally (Perkins) of Hagerstown, IN and David Schmittler and wife Pam (Walker) also of Hagerstown, IN: one sister- Debbie (Schmittler) LaPointe and husband Al of Jackson, WY: three grandchildren- Tiffany Woods of Olney and Brennan and Jade Tracy of Oblong: 2 great-grandsons- Daylen and William Woods: one niece- Cindi (Schmittler) Conwell of Hagerstown, IN and three nephews- Tracy Schmittler of Richmond, IN, Jason Schmittler of Hagerstown, IN, and Matthew LaPointe of Jackson Hole, WY.
She was preceded in death by: her parents- Lawrence and Wilma Schmittler: husband- Melvin Hunley: one son- Stephen Merle Hunley: two daughters- Mitzi Jo Hunley and Tami Lynn (Hunley) Tracy.
A memorial service was held for Becky on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the Bridgeport Wesleyan Church at 5:00 p.m.
Memorial contribution in honor and memory of Becky can be made to Lawrence County Humane Society directly at 807 State Street in Lawrenceville or through the funeral home at 441 Lanterman Street in Bridgeport. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.cunninghamfuneralhomes.com.
Lawrence Edward Schmittler (1917 - 1981)
Wilma Irene Johnson Schmittler (1915 - 2012)
Melvin Merle Hunley (1936 - 1995)
Mitzi Jo Hunley (1954 - 1954)*
Stephen Merle Hunley (1955 - 1955)*
Tamarah Lynn Hunley Tracy (1959 - 2008)*
Note: Ashes buried next to her daughter Tami's grave.
Created by: Tracy Perkins-Schmittler
Record added: Mar 14, 2014
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