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Lorraine A. Heisey


Lorraine A. Heisey, 93, entered into eternal rest on Monday, April 30, 2018 at her daughter’s home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born March 6, 1925 in Middletown and was the loving daughter of the late Christian and Sarah (Heller) Yost.

Lorraine loved cooking and her specialty was her crab cakes. Her greatest joy was her family who she loved with all her heart.

In addition to her parents Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband Harold Heisey, daughter Carol J. Mullen, and grandchildren John Kreider and Anthony Ramsey.

Lorraine is survived by her son, John H. Hyde of Delaware; daughters, Mildred A. Brenize (Barry) of Linglestown, Christine E. Kreider (Donald) of Elizabethtown, Ethel M. Ramsey (Paul) of Highspire, and Lorraine Van Fossen (John) of Ocean City, Md.; 19 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and sisters, Fern Shiver and Marge Pusey.

A tribute to Lorraine’s life will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 1 p.m. at New Love in Christ Church, 6003 Jonestown Rd., Harrisburg, Pa., with Pastor Barry Brenize officiating.

Burial will be at Willow Grove Cemetery, Linglestown.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 East Main St., Middletown with the funeral arrangements.

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