Eileen L. Orth, 68

APRIL 3, 1943-DEC. 9, 2011

December 11, 2011
  • Eileen L. Orth
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Eileen Lee Orth, 68, formerly of Warfordsburg, Pa., passed away Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, following a long illness, at Williamsport Nursing Home, surrounded by her family.

Born April 3, 1943, in Baltimore, Md., she was the daughter of the late Louis and Sophia Zakrzewski Orth.

She was a parishioner of St. Peter Catholic Church, Hancock, Md.

Before entering the nursing home, she belonged to the Warfordsburg Senior Center, where she spent many happy hours among friends.  
Eileen was a sweet, gentle person. She greatly loved her family.

She is survived by a sister, Susan Miller and husband, Lewis, of Warfordsburg; one niece, Amanda Miller; one nephew, Kenneth Miller; as well as great-nieces, Claire and Sophia; and one great-nephew, Alex.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, James Louis Orth.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, at 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, Hancock, the Rev. John Lombardi will be celebrant. Burial will be in Gardens of Faith Memorial Gardens in Baltimore.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock.

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