This page is dedicated to informing our parishioner’s of recent death’s within our parish. The parish community of St. Joan of Arc extends our deepest sympathies to the families & friends of these individuals.
*Previously A Parishioner of St. Joan of Arc Church*
Marita Kathleen Avera, age 74 of Hershey, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 2, 2017 at the Hershey Medical Center. Born April 9, 1942 in Spokane, WA, she was a daughter of the late Lester and Marguerite (Densmore) Avera.
Marita was a member of St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Hershey and enjoyed crocheting and caring for her cats.
Surviving is her daughter Claudia J. Bobb of San Jose, CA, a sister Pat Hawkins of Mechanicsburg; 5 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Marita was preceded in death by her brother Gene Avera.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 2:00 PM Friday, January 6, 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mechanicsburg with viewing held from 1:00 to 2:00 PM. Burial will take place at Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 410 East Simpson Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. To sign the online guest book, please visit www.MalpezziFuneralHome.com
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We are awaiting obituary information for the following parishioners whom recently passed:
Memorial Gifts can be made online to honor the loss of a family member or someone special to you.