Janet L. Mummert, 87, of Hanover, peacefully entered into God’s eternal care on Sunday, May 26, 2019, at Homewood at Plum Creek.

Born on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 1931, in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Bernadette Hoke, and was also preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Burnell E. Mummert, who died in 1992.

Janet was a teller with the former Farmer’s Bank, and later retired from the Hanover Public School District where she was an administrative assistant at Hanover High School. She was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church and loved going to the beach, shopping, playing bingo and traveling. In her later years, she enjoyed playing poker with her friends.

Survivors include three sons, Scott A. Mummert and his wife Pamela of Chardon, Ohio, Todd A. Mummert and his wife Cathy of Gettysburg, and Chris M. Mummert and his wife Doreen of Hanover; six grandchildren, Brianna Joyner, Lauren Lunka, Jared Mummert, Caitlin Tharp, and Payton and Taylor Mummert; and four great-grandchildren, Elliana and Enslee Tharp, Lincoln Joyner and Isabella Mummert.

The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2019, at Panebaker Funeral Home, 311 Broadway, Hanover, with the Rev. Kate Schroeder officiating. Burial will follow in Marburg Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at a viewing one hour prior to the service.

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