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Patricia Houtz

Patricia Jean Houtz, 74, of Carlisle, PA, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2020 at her residence. She was born June 30, 1946 in Carlisle to the late Donald V. and Doris Jean (Eckenrode) Bitner.

Patricia worked most of her career as a waitress and manager at All American Truckstop. She also worked at United Telephone, Synertec of Harrisburg, Nell’s Grocery and A & P Grocery, both of Carlisle. Patricia was a member of the Barnitz United Methodist Church. She enjoyed playing bingo in Newville and she was a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

Surviving are her husband, Dennis Houtz of Carlisle; children, Tracy (Teresa) Bitner of Harrisburg, Steven (Tereasa) Houtz of Landisburg, Danette (Ryan) Cramer of Mt. Holly Springs, and Brad (Tracey) Houtz of Boiling Springs; 6 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Mt. Holly Springs, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 1513 Cedar Cliff Dr. Suite 100, Camp Hill, PA 17011.

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I am so sorry for the passing of Pat.  My sincere sympathy to her family.  Pat was a very nice person and I will miss not seeing her

Corliss Cromer Dec 31 2020 12:00 AM

To the Family and Friends of Pat, I send my condolences. I went to high school with her and she was always fun to be around.

Gary Wickard Dec 31 2020 12:00 AM

Pat was a truly kind person and she and her family came through forUs during our time of need when we lost my dad and that’s something I will never forget. My sister was very blessed to have her as a mother-in-law.

Deb arnold Dec 30 2020 12:00 AM

Danette- we are so very sorry for your loss. We know how much your mother meant to you. Thinking of you and your journey.

Richard Ward Dec 30 2020 12:00 AM

Worked with her at the truck stop and knew all of her wonderful family. She was never a mean lady she was always easy going and smiling.

Lori Myers Dec 29 2020 12:00 AM