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Dorothy Jeanne (Brown) Hetrick

February 10, 1931 ~ December 16, 2018 (age 87)

     Dorothy Jeanne Hetrick, age 87, of New Bethlehem, passed away peacefully early Sunday morning, December 16, 2018 at the Clarview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sligo.

     Born February 10, 1931 in Porter Township, Clarion County, she was the daughter of the late Arnold and Edna Dunn Brown. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

    Jeanne was a graduate of the Porter Township School.

    She married Darl Hetrick on December 17, 1954.

    Jeanne was a homemaker and worked along side her husband in the family business, Hetrick Farm Supply.

     She was a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church of New Bethlehem and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.  She loved to bake and cook and was well known for her cakes.

    Jeanne enjoyed square dancing.

    Survivors include her husband, Darl; their son, James Hetrick of New Bethlehem and numerous nieces and nephews.

     In addition to her parents, Jeanne was preceded in death by three brothers, Richard Brown, Robert A. Brown and Jerry Brown.

     Family and friends will be received from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at the Rupert Funeral Home and Cremation Service chapel, 233 Penn Street, New Bethlehem and from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at the First United Methodist Church, 234 Penn Street, New Bethlehem.

      An Eastern Star Service will be held at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, in the funeral home chapel.

     Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the church with Pastor Bud Davis, pastor of the church, officiating.

     Interment will follow in the Kellersburg Lutheran Cemetery, Madison Township, Armstrong County.

     In lieu of flowers, the family suggest that memorial contributions may be made in the name of Dorothy Jeanne Hetrick to the First United Methodist Church, 234 Penn Street, New Bethlehem, PA  16242

      Online condolences may be sent to Jeanne’s family at

Donations may be made to:

First United Methodist Church
234 Penn Street, NEW BETHLEHEM PA 16242

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