Mary G. (Ort) Hackenberger

Born: Mon., Jan. 16, 1928
Died: Sun., Dec. 1, 2019


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Dec. 05, 2019
Location: Centre Lutheran Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Dec. 05, 2019
Location: Centre Lutheran Church

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     Mary G. Hackenberger, 91, of Port Royal, passed away Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019 at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital ER.

     Born Jan. 16, 1928, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Sarah (Hommel) Ort.

     Her husband, Robert R. Hackenberger, whom she married April 27, 1950, died on Oct. 10, 2007. She was also preceded in death by a son, William E. Hackenberger on Jan. 19, 1996, three brothers, Lawrence, Robert, and William Ort, three sisters, Dorothy Davis, Freda Miller and Jane Hinderliter, one half-sister, Ruth Alison, and one grandson, Adam Hackenberger.

     She is survived by three children, Robert R. Hackenberger and wife, Judy, C. Boyd Hackenberger, and Diane Cameron and husband, Jim, eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren and one brother, Andrew Ort and wife, Peggy.

     She retired from the Appleton Paper Co. where she had been a clerk analyst.

     She was a member of the Centre Lutheran Church.

     She enjoyed her flowers and sitting on her front porch swing. When her husband was alive, she enjoyed hunting, fishing and traveling to Texas for the winter.

     She loved spending time with her family, especially at all the holidays when everyone would gather together.

     Her funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at Centre Lutheran Church, 9259 William Penn Highway, Mifflintown, with Rev. Allen Hulslander officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

     There will be a viewing from 10 a.m. until the time of the services Thursday at the church.

     Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, has care of the arrangements. Condolences may be left at


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Rhonda Seigle
   Posted Wed December 04, 2019

Designers Choice was sent by Rhonda Ort Seigle .

Aunt Mary- I’ll always remember your gentle voice and kind smile. Love from your brother Bob’s family, Rhonda, Randall (+Connie), and Rodney (+Lillian) ORT

Tom and Candy Austin
   Posted Thu December 05, 2019
To the Hackenberger family:
We were very surprised to hear of Mary’s passing as we had just seen her two weeks ago. Please accept our deepest sympathy for your loss.
Mary was the last of her generation of the family; we shall miss her.

Tom & Candy Austin

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