Orelle Lucille (Harriger) Hise, 92, of Fryburg, formerly of Punxsutawney (Coolspring), died Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Athens Regional Medical Center, in Athens, Tenn.
She was taken ill in December while visiting with her sister in Decatur.
She was born on the family farm July 14, 1919, a daughter of the late Arthur E. and Barbara Susanna Elizabeth (Frederick) Harriger.
Feb. 25, 1944, in Wellsburg, W.Va., she married Charles Raymond Hise of Canton, Ohio. Following his death in 1949, she returned to the family farm and remained there until 2007, when she moved to Fryburg to be near her daughter.
Mrs. Hise was retired from the USDA ASC Office and from Hanley & Byrd Gas Company in Brookville, working in clerical positions.
She was a graduate of the Pittsburgh School of Cosmetology. She also attended Canton School of Business and DuBois Business College. Her hobby was knitting, and she loved Dachshunds.
Surviving relatives include her only child, Victoria (Vickie) Lee and husband Paul Harvey Pinkerton of Fryburg; a grandson, Paul David Pinkerton of Cascade, Md.; a granddaughter, Cheryl Diane Pinkerton Hendrickson of Green Cove Springs, Fla.; two great-granddaughters, Kayla Nikol and Jordyn Leeanne Hendrickson of Green Cove Springs; a sister, Mary Louise Yeakel of Decatur, Tenn.; a sister-in-law, Wilma (Whitney) Harriger of Albuquerque, N.M.; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Max Fredrick Harriger; a sister and brother-in-law, Blanche Arlene and Herbert B. Neff; a brother-in-law, Willard D. Yeakel; and in-laws Harold and Ethel (Greenamayer) Hise, David and Mary Justice, Kenneth and Ethel Wolgamuth, George and Margaret Filliez, Jesse and Mae (Wagoner) Hise and Robert and Elsie Alberts Buchtel.
At her request, there will be no visitation or service.
Interment will be at the Coolspring Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens.