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Margaret Jirik


tinyMargaret Jirik 4-9Margaret J. Enney Jirik, 82, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Monday, March 31, at Community General Osteopathic Hospital, Harrisburg.


She was born on February 7, 1932 in Middletown and was the daughter of the late William M. and Clara Hickernell Enney. 


Margaret was a graduate of Middletown High School class of 1950; was a member of Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Middletown, and was also a member of the Parish Council of Catholic Women and Golden Group at Seven Sorrows; she was a Navy veteran of the Korean War; and was a member of the Blue Mountain Waves Chapter 16, American Legion Post 594 life member, and Air Force Sergeants Association.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Henry F. Jirik in 1999.


She is survived by her loving daughters Kathleen A. Etnoyer, wife of Ross Etnoyer of Harrisburg, and Rosemary M. Vice, wife of James Vice of Wilmington, N.C.; brother Robert G. Enney of Royalton; sister Ruth Burkett of Royalton; and three grandchildren Kristin Vice, Rachel Vice and Nicholas Vice. 


Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, April 5 at her church, with the Rev. Ted Keating as celebrant. 


Burial with military honors was at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.


Memorial contributions may be made in her honor to the Middletown Interfaith Food Pantry, 201 Wyoming St., Middletown, PA 17057.


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