Richard E. Hummel Sr., 78 of Fleetwood passed away of natural causes on Saturday, February 1st, peacefully in his home. He was the son of the late Earl Wilbur and Emma (Guiles) Hummel, and preceded in death by a brother Thomas Hummel. Richard worked 40 years for Reading Commercial Heat Treating and was the Owner of Jetca Heat Treating. Richard enjoyed the outdoors, hunting was his love. Surviving are his children, Richard Hummel Jr, Muhlenberg Twp., Justine (Hummel) , wife of Jeffrey Barbitta Muhlenberg Twp., Thomas Hummel, Fleetwood; one brother, Robert P. Hummel; Four Grand children, Richard Hummel III, Alisha Lowans and Angela Pegg and Ceejay Quire; 2 Great Grand Children, Emma Hummel and Nolan Lowans. A celebration of life luncheon will be held on Saturday February 8th at the Daniel Boone Rod and Gun Club 301 Dautrich Rd. Reading 19606 from 12-6pm donations can be made to Kettle Creek Sportsman’s Association,checks made out to Donna Grace 4133 Tamarac Rd. Renovo, PA 17764. MARK J HUMMEL Funeral Home, Lower Alsace Twp., Reading has charge of arrangements. 610-370-1300
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