Mary (Wozniak) Hetrick, 98, died Sunday, June 8, 2019, in Salem, Oregon of natural causes. Mary was born in Timblin, PA on November 4, 1920 to her parents, Fannie (Fedasz) and Wozniak.
She was an honor student graduate of Kittanning High School in 1939.
Mary married Ray Ellsworth Hetrick on February 8, 1941. Mary and Ray lived in Newton Falls, Ohio for the rest of their married life.
Mary worked as a receptionist and clerk at the YWCA in Warren, Ohio from 1959 to 1967. She attended the Church of God while living in Newton Falls.
Ray and Mary were snowbirds for 15 years in Tucson, Arizona and watched many baseball games together. They traveled extensively to many states, Canada and Puerto Rico. Mary loved to crochet. She made many afghans for every member of the family and many friends. She also crocheted beautiful pineapple dollies.
After Ray’s death Mary moved to Nevada, then Washington and Oregon.
Mary Hetrick is survived by her three daughters - Marilyn, Darlene and Nancy Hetrick and her son-in-law , Gerald Martin of Stayton, OR; her three grandsons – Keith, Jason and Joshua Holtzmann and his wife Kristen; her four great grandchildren – Kylie, Delaine, Caiden and Emma Holtzmann.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ray, her six brothers – Harry, Charles, Metro, Steve, Aleck and Sam Wozniak.
Mary Hetrick will be laid to rest in Newton Falls Township Cemetery beside her husband on Monday, June 17 at 11 AM.
Arrangements are by Unger Funeral Chapel of Silverton, OR.
Locally arrangements are being handled by the Bernard P. Borowski Memorial Home in Newton Falls.