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Linda Marie (Hein) Hitz

November 21, 1949 ~ October 4, 2017 (age 67)

Linda M. (Hein) Hitz, 67, of Elizabethtown passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 4, 2017.  She was born Monday, November 21, 1949 to Melvin E Hein and the late Betty J. (Gilbert) Hein.  Linda is survived by her loving husband of 46 years Galen D. Hitz.

She enjoyed reading and cross-stitching in her free time along with gardening.  She sang in the Hummelstown Choir and enjoyed trips to Ocean City Maryland. Most importantly she was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

She is survived by her 2 daughters, Lisa M. Emswiler and Crystal G. Henckel and husband Larry; a son, Jeffrey A. Hitz; 6 grandchildren, Skylar Miller, Josh Emswiler, Zachary Henckel, Ethan Hitz, and Sean and Kyle Mckinney; and a brother, Roger Hein. 

Funeral services will be held Wednday, October 11th at 11 AM at Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 25 W. Pine St., Palmyra with Pastor Jeremy Shank officiating.   Burial will follow in Shenk’s Community Cemetery, Elizabethtown. Family and friends are invited for a time of viewing on Tuesday, October 10th from 5 PM to 7 PM and Wednesday, October 10th from 10 AM until time of service.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made in her honor to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829 Arlington, VA  22215.  Memories and condolences may be shared at www.FinkenbinderFamily.com


Charitable donations may be made to:

American Diabetes Association
P.O. Box 15829, Arlington VA 22215
Web: http://www.diabetes.org



 Service Information

Viewing
Tuesday
October 10, 2017

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
25 West Pine Street
Palmyra, PA 17078

Viewing
Wednesday
October 11, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
25 West Pine Street
Palmyra, PA 17078

Funeral Service
Wednesday
October 11, 2017

11:00 AM
Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
25 West Pine Street
Palmyra, PA 17078

Graveside Service
Wednesday
October 11, 2017

12:30 PM
Shenk's Community Church Cemetery
5880 Schoolhouse Rd.
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022


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