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Betty Jane Lear Hartman
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1927
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 2012
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Betty Jane Hartman, 84, formerly of Carson Valley, died Monday morning at the Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.

She was born on Brush Mountain, Hollidaysburg, daughter of the late Herbert and Minnie (Stiffler) Lear. She married Donald C. Hartman on Jan. 18, 1946, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 23, 2006.

Surviving are four children: David (Sherry) of Altoona, Nancy Dodson of Hollidaysburg, Sandy (Mike) Trapolsi of Enola and Carol (Barry) Bowser of Hollidaysburg; eight grandchildren: Bill Hartman, Jason Hartman, Heather (James) Peck, David (Brenda) Trapolsi, Daniel Bowser, Travis Dodson, Samantha Pratt and Donald (Audrey) Trapolsi; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters: Beatrice Suckling and Marie Snowberger; and four brothers: Pete, Sheldon, Clyde and Robert Lear.

Betty was a homemaker and a member of Hollidaysburg Church of the Brethren. She enjoyed family, friends and cats. She was a very giving person and will be greatly missed and loved forever by her family.

Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012, at Liebegott-Brown Funeral Home Inc., 1218 Fourth Ave., Duncansville (, the Rev. William L. Zimmerman officiating. Committal will be at Blair Memorial Park, Bellwood.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.

Altoona Mirror: Wednesday, 2/1/2012, page A7. 
Family links: 
  Herbert William Lear (1889 - 1946)
  Minnie Idelia Stiffler Lear (1889 - 1971)
  Donald C Hartman (1924 - 2006)
  Beatrice Laura Lear Suckling (1913 - 1961)*
  Marie D Lear Snoberger (1916 - 1999)*
  William Herbert Lear (1918 - 1957)*
  Robert G Lear (1922 - 2000)*
  Sheldon D Lear (1923 - 1997)*
  Betty Jane Lear Hartman (1927 - 2012)
*Calculated relationship
Blair Memorial Park
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Feb 01, 2012
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Betty Jane <i>Lear</i> Hartman
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