BELLEVILLE - Nellie J. Hall Kline, 88, of Belleville, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Valley View Haven.
Born on July 23, 1924, in Centre Hall, she was a daughter of the late John H. and F. Jane (Meeker) Knarr. On Nov. 29, 1946, she married Lee S. Hall, who preceded her in death on Jan. 16, 1969. On May 30, 1980, she married her second husband, George E. Kline, in Centre County, who preceded her in death on July 9, 1982.
Nellie was a 1941 graduate of Centre Hall-Potter Township High School and obtained a business certificate at the Thompson Institute in Harrisburg.
Earlier in life, Mrs. Kline was employed by the state government in Harrisburg in the clerical department. She was also employed in food services at Penn State University, retiring in 1984.
Nellie was a former member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 779, in Centre Hall, and the VFW Auxiliary Post 9575, in Potters Mills.
She enjoyed attending the Grange Fair Encampment, and had first attended when she was only four weeks old. She also enjoyed gardening, water skiing, camping, boating, crocheting, knitting and spending time with her family.
Surviving are: three daughters, Vickie L. Vallimont, of Lewistown, Tonia L. Hall, of McClure, and Brenda L. Hall, of State College; five grandchildren, Brandy L. (Michael) Erb, of McClure, David L. Vallimont, of Lewistown, Jacob R. Vallimont, of Lewistown, Centrice L. (Luke) Mulfinger, of State College, and Chantra L. Hall, of Centre County; and five great- grandchildren, Gavin and Ragan Erb, and Mavalynn, Nevin and Aiden Mulfinger.
Family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at Valley View Haven Retirement Chapel, 4702 E. Main St., Belleville, with the Rev. Gerald Peachey officiating. Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family at Centre County Memorial Park, in State College.
The Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral and Cremation Services, 226 S. Pennsylvania Ave., Centre Hall, has been entrusted with the arrangements.
A guestbook can be signed and condolences can be shared with the family at www.heintzelmanfuneralhome.com.