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Andrew Hentz


Andrew P. Hentz, age 76, of Middletown, passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer and Parkinson’s disease.

Andy was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Mary Emma (Davis) Hentz and his brother-in-law Bob Woolsey.

He is survived by his brother Richard Hentz and his sister May Woolsey. Andy is also survived by an aunt, nephews, nieces and cousins.

Andy served in the Army where he completed a tour in Vietnam. He retired from the Department of Revenue after more than 30 years of service with the state. Andy loved touring on his Honda Goldwing, which included two trips to Alaska and several trips across the United States. He also enjoyed water skiing, snow skiing, dancing and most sports. Andy was a member of the Prince Edwin-Spring Creek Masonic Lodge 486, Harrisburg Consistory and the American Legion Post 594.

The family would like to thank Pastor Dan Gilbert and the caring staff at the Middletown Home. They would also like to express their gratitude to Hospice for the care rendered in Andy’s final days.

Andy will be laid to rest at the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown with the funeral arrangements.

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