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Dorothy P. (Parks) Hetrick

April 8, 1922 ~ October 15, 2020 (age 98)


Dorothy P. Hetrick, 98, formerly of Hershey, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020 at the Middletown Home.


Born April 8, 1922 in Blairs Mills, she was a daughter of the late Dolph and Clarice (Diven) Parks.  Dorothy was the widow of Henry N. Hetrick since June 1997 and also preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.


Retired from H. B. Reese Company, she was a graduate of Orbisonia High School and a member of Gravel Hill United Methodist Church, Palmyra.


Surviving are her daughters Tamara J., wife of Stanford Wilt of Marlton, New Jersey, and Susan K., wife of Stephen Smith of Hummelstown; brothers Ralph Parks and Glenn Parks; grandchildren Jonathan Wilt (K. C. Morales Wilt) and Stephanie Wilt (Scott Johndro); great grandchildren Anya, Carson, Soleil, James and Kalia Wilt.


A visitation will be held 11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon Monday, October 19, 2020 at Buse Funeral Home, 145 North Grant Street, Palmyra.  Private service and interment in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.


In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Middletown Home (Therapeutic Activities), 999 West Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, PA 17057.


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October 19, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Palmyra Funeral Home
145 North Grant Street
Palmyra, Pennsylvania 17028

Private Interment

Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
North State Route 934
Annville, Pennsylvania 17003

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