Mitzi Ann Hamm, 47, of Lower Macungie Township died Monday, Sept. 4, 2017 at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, Salisbury Township. She was born in Jacksonville, Fla., on Dec. 10, 1969 to JoAnna (Staly) Matey of Lower Saucon Township and the late Verlon G. Ryals Sr. Mitzi worked as an administrative assistant for Lower Macungie Township (Parks and Recreation) and previously for 17 years for Progressive Insurance.
In addition to her loving mother; children: Jessica Rae Hamm of Swiftwater, Derek Allen Hamm of Allentown, Zachary Joseph Dengler at home; siblings: Verlon G. Ryals Jr. (Karen) of Dublin, Ga., JoAnna L. Graham (Thomas) of Eastman, Ga. She was also predeceased by her stepfather: Robert K. Matey.
Family and friends are invited to call from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 at the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., 326 Main St., Hellertown. The calling hour will be followed by the service at 11 a.m. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lower Macungie Township for a memorial bench to be placed in a township park, care of the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., 326 Main St., Hellertown, PA 18055.