Ines M. Hetrick of East Butler passed away Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospice. Since March of this year she had been receiving excellent care first at Butler Hospital, then at Sunnyview.
Born Ines Mary Fantino on April 10, 1931 to the late Domenica (Graziano) and Dominic Fantino of Butler Junction, Freeport. Ines fondly remembered her old neighborhood and growing up in Butler Junction.
Ines loved to sew, knit and crochet. She also made beautiful Barbie doll clothing. She collected dolls and loved to build puzzles.
She married Charles Leroy Hetrick on June 21, 1957 and they made their home in East Butler. He passed away on March 25, 2005.
Ines was a homemaker, She did work at American Hardware later in life cleaning offices. Ines was a Christian and loved the Lord.
She is survived by her children, Michael Hetrick (Kate Covert) of East Butler and Susan (Greg) Sasse of Butler; her grandchildren, Lisa (Nate) Dimitt, Lynne Hetrick of Scotland, U.K., Lauren (Tom) Bauer, Amber Shever (Patrick Donaldson), Kevin Shever (Kayla Lieser); her step grandchildren, Ashley (Dan) Anzelone, Andrew (Chelsea) Sasse, and Phillip Sasse; her great grandchildren, Ethan, Christopher, Damian, Lilly, Easton, Raelynn, Isaiah, Callie and Ava; brother-in-law, Dean Burns: many nieces and nephews and a good friend, Shirley Homa.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her stepson, Bruce Allen Hetrick; her siblings, Anna, Ida, Vera, Theresa and Charles; also her best friend Pearl Pastorius of East Butler.
Per Ines’s request, there will be no public service. A service for the family will be conducted by Pastor Richard Jenks of Faith Fellowship Church and Reverend Mary Kitchen of East Butler Presbyterian.
Burial will be in the Butler County Memorial Park.
Online condolences can be given at www.thompson-miller.com.