Kathryn Elizabeth "Ip" (HETRICK) BURRIS

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This photo shows Kathryn Elizabeth Hetrick in her Port Royal High School Yearbook, Class of 1926.
Contributed by rkohler3 on 11/7/09 - Image Year: 1926

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Kathryn Elizabeth Hetrick was born in 1908. She graduated from Port Royal High School in the Class of 1926. She was married to Lewis Carton Burris.


Kathryn Elizabeth "Ip" Burris, 91, of Mifflintown, died at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, 1999.

Born July 27, 1908, she was a daughter of the late Jerome and Laura (Cavney) Hetrick. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Burris, in 1976.

Surviving are: two daughters, Shirley Leister of Palmetto, Fla. and Mercea Shields of Castro Valley, Calif.; a sister, Martha Frecon of Boyertown; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, John Burris and Lowell "Pete" Burris; two grandsons, Jeremy Burris and Thomas Shields; two sisters, Sarah (Hetrick) Wilson and Louise (Hetrick) Parnell, and brothers, Jerome Hetrick Jr. and Brady Hetrick.

She worked for 23 years as a seamstress at Shellenberger's Shirt Factory.

She was active in Trinity Lutheran Church in McAlisterville, the women's auxiliary of the Fayette Fire Company and the McAlisterville Senior Citizens Center.

In 1931, she and her husband moved to McAlisterville, where she lived until she became a resident of Brookline in Mifflintown in 1993 until her death.

A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15, at Brookline Manor, Mifflintown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Brookline Manor or the Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging.

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Contributed by ray on 1/26/18 - Image Year: 1976
50th Reunion Brattons, Mifflin (front row- l-r) Vera Keemer Lawson, Inez Sarver Parker, Iva McClure Given, Dorothy Cramer Underwood, Julia Springsteen Aumiller, Reba Stutts LaBore, Jeanetta Tuminello, Leone F. Spotts; (middle row) Edythe Martin, Nellie Landis Taylor, Edith McBurney Fry, Josephine Fulton Keeley, Lettie Love Kennedy, Pearl Woodward Titzell, Harry Smith, Boyd J. Burd, Benj. E. Groninger; (back row) Elizabeth Hetrick Burris, W. Brady Hetrick, Lester Caveny, Tom Clark, David Swartz

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