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Ellen Hydrick


She was born on June 14, 1922 and was the daughter of the late Antonio and Rosina Imbrognio Perrelli.

She was a member of Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Middletown; and a member of the Guys and Dolls Traveling Club, Steelton.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Leo P. Hydrick Sr., daughter Theresa Kimmick, brothers George Perrelli and Vincent Perrelli, and sisters Gilda Gaudio and Mary Murray.

She is survived by her son Leo P. Jr. and wife Audrey Hydrick of North Beach, Md.; three daughters Henrietta L. and husband Jim Tidwell of North Port, Fla., Mary Ellen and husband Frank Noble of Vancouver, Wash., and Gina M. and husband Wayne Walters of Middletown; three sisters Carmela Sweigart of Harrisburg, Rose Ritchey of Middletown, and Philomena and husband Lee Menear of Ocean Pines, Md.; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, October 3, at her church, Race and Conewago Sts., Middletown, with the Rev. Ted R. Keating as celebrant.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service in the narthex of the church on Wednesday.   

Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.

Memorial contributions may be made to Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 280 N. Race St., Middletown, PA 17057.

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