Hilda G. Deardorff, 93, of Ecumenical Retirement Community, passed away Monday, February 1, 2016, at Community General Osteopathic Hospital of Harrisburg. She was the widow of John I. Deardorff.
She was born October 28, 1922, in Washington Boro to the late Roy and Esther (Hoak) Gantz.
Hilda was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church and retired from HB Alexander & Son general contracting firm in 1983 as a corporate secretary thru 3 generations.
Surviving are 3 sons, John Deardorff and David Deardorff both of Harrisburg, and Daniel Deardorff of Port Penn, DE; 2 daughters, Linda Meyers and Dorothy Staudt both of Harrisburg; 2 brothers, Roy H. Gantz of Marietta, and Dean R. Gantz of Columbia; a sister Mae G. Landis of Washington Boro; 10
grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Hilda was preceded in death by her sisters, Mildred Brown and Helen G. Gentzler
A private memorial service will be held with interment at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Calvary United Methodist Church, 4700
Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 or Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, 1320 Linglestown Road,
Harrisburg, PA 17110.
Arrangements made by Zimmerman-Auer Funeral Home, Inc.