Elizabeth Hershey (Denlinger)
Elizabeth D. Hershey, 106, a 26 year resident of Landis Homes, died at the home on Sunday, May 27, 2018.
She was married 26 years to the late Raymond A. Hershey who died in 1989. Born in Leacock, Twp., she was the daughter of the late Henry and Amy Groff Denlinger.
Prior to her marriage, Elizabeth spent time with Eastern Mennonite Missions serving as a missionary in Florida. She was a member of Grace Point Church of Paradise, formerly Paradise Mennonite Church.
Surviving are two step daughters, Marian Hollinger of New Holland, and Norma Martin of Lititz; six step grandchildren, 12 step great grandchildren, and 11 step great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by nine siblings.
The family would like to thank the staff of Landis Homes for the wonderful care they provided to Elizabeth over the last number of years.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, June 1, at 7:00 P.M. at East Bethany Chapel at Landis Homes, 1001 E. Oregon Road, Lititz, PA. Friends may greet the family on Friday from 6:00 P.M. until the time of the service. Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family in the Paradise Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mrs. Hershey’s memory may be made to the Caring Fund at Landis Homes, 1001 E. Oregon Road, Lititz, PA 17543.