Lois A. Hutchinson, 83, of Carlisle, died Tuesday,
January 3, 2012. She was born on Monday, February 6, 1928, in Carlisle, a daughter of the late John Ross Hildebrandt and Helen
L. (Gilbert) Hildebrandt and the widow of Frank C. Hutchinson, who died Jan. 29, 2004.
Lois was a 1945 graduate of Carlisle High School and retired after
34 of service as a librarian with the Carlisle Area School District. She had worked at several of the Carlisle schools with
her last being the Hamilton Elementary School. Lois was a longtime member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Carlisle,
where she was a member of the former Gleaners Sunday School Class for many years. She enjoyed traveling with her late husband
through the U. S., Canada and Europe and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her son, David S. Hutchison and her caregivers; Pamela
Hodge and Bryan Eichelberger. She was preceded in death by one brother, Melvin Hildebrandt and one sister, Marian Martin.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, January 10,
2012, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Robert Seibold officiating. Burial will
be in the Old Graveyard in Carlisle. Viewing will be from 1 p.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, contributions
may be made to a charity of your choice or to the Why at the Well, 17 E. Simpson St., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055.
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I'm so sorry to hear the news about your mother's
I know you were very devoted to each other for so many years.
Wishing you comfort and peace
at this difficult time.
I am greatly saddened to hear of your mother's passing. I have good memories of
your parents visiting at our house, sharing stories of their trips and adventures--so many of which you had the privilege
to share. I know this is a difficult time for you, and I want you to know I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
I am saddened to hear of
your mother's passing. As a youngster- I spent so much time with her and your father and have special memories of those
visits, trips to Philadelphia at Christmastime, and shopping. Sending you my sympathies and prayers.
I'm sorry for the loss of your mother
and my great aunt. Many fond memories of going to visit "Moe and Pop" next door and talking to your folks across
the backyard come to mind. May Aunt Lois find eternal peace and rest in Heaven and may you find it in your heart to have peace
Nieces and Nephew Sandy, Barb, and Don.
All loss is difficult, but losing the last of your parents is one of the greatest losses
of all. May you find healing and comfort in the love and caring of friends and family and in the hands of the Lord Almighty.
John and JoAnn Hutchinson
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