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Betty J. Dewalt, 86, of Newville, passed away on Monday, July 12, 2010, in the HealthSouth Regional Specialty Hospital, Mechanicsburg. She was born on Thursday, November 15, 1923, in Carlisle, a daughter of the late Harvey I. and Nellie M. (Steigleman) Bender.

Betty retired from the former P. R. Hoffman, Inc., Carlisle after more than 20 years of service. She also had worked at the former Bedford Shoe Co. and at the former C. H. Masland & Sons for 16 years, both in Carlisle. Betty was a member of Big Spring United Lutheran Church, Newville. She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and reading her Bible.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Amos A. Dewalt, three daughters; Beverly A. (and husband, George) Stets of Newville, Kaye N. (and husband, Robert, Jr.) Failor of Carlisle and Betsy J. (and husband, Morris "Butch") Kurtz of Newville, a son, Michael A. (and wife, Linda) Dewalt of Carlisle, 9 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchilden and several nieces and nephews. Betty was preceded in death by brothers; George, Harvey and Raymond Bender and sisters; Harriet Sweger, Esther Morrison, Helen Hair, Marie McKeehan and Shirley Bender.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 15, 2010, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Jean Keubler officiating. Burial will be held on Friday at 9:30 a.m. in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville. Viewing will be held on Wednesday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home and on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until time of the services. Memorial contributions may be made to Big Spring United Lutheran Church, 101 Crossroad School Rd., Newville, PA 17241.

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 I am so proud to have been one of your Grandchildren.  Fly high sweet, wonderful lady.  You will live in our hearts forever, until we meet again.

Stacey Kurtz
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 Sorry to hear your loss.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Rickie & Jen Hostetter
(former Masland employee)
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I remember Betty when I was little I played with Michael. I was always welcome there. She will be missed. My condolences to all of you.

Donald  Brenneman
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We are so sorry to hear of her passing.  She was always such a happy and joyful woman that we have enjoyed living next door to for the past almost 10 years.  We will keep you, Amos, and all of your family in our prayers.

Rey and Mary Glunt and kids
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 Gram,
I think of you everyday and all that you have ever done for me. I miss your smile, your laughter, your kisses and hugs, the sound of your voice. I look into the beautiful sky and know that you are looking down on us from above and that you are no longer suffering or in fear. We will all be alright until we can be with you again. I know I look forward to the day when we are together again. I love you Gram, always, your loving granddaugter, Leslie

Leslie Dickerson
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Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
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