MECHANICSBURG, Pa. Rose Lee (Hendrickson) Athey Wright, age 101, of Mechanicsburg, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 23, 2017 with her daughter by her side.
Born March 9, 1916, in Cumberland, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Roselie (Middleton) Hendrickson.
Rose retired after 19 years of dedicated service with the National Institute of Health. She was a member of Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall Mechanicsburg/Camp Hill Congregation and was an avid reader.
Rose was preceded in death by her husbands, Earl L. Athey and Kenneth M. Wright and by her four siblings, Marian Zembower, Charles A. and Beverly C. Hendrickson and Margeurite Jobe.
Surviving are her three children, Ronald E. Athey and companion, Ann Allen, Barbara L. (Athey) Robinette and husband, Toppie, Danny F. Athey and wife, Judy as well as nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be announced when arrangements become finalized. www.MalpezziFuneralHome.com
Published on July 26, 2017