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Obituary for Hilda L. Hughes (Laukemann)

Hilda (Laukemann) Hughes, 90, of Middletown, Pennsylvania entered into eternal rest Thursday, February 29, 2024 surrounded by her family at the Masonic Village in Elizabethtown, PA.
Hilda was born August 22, 1933 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania to the late Johanna (Hahn) and Theodore Laukemann.
In addition to her parents, Hilda was preceded in death by the love of her life, Charles Curtis Hughes, a brother, Theodore Laukemann, Jr., a sister Margaret Pennewell, and a grandson, Charles Douglas Lutz.
Hilda is survived by her loving daughters, Karen (Mike) Fritz of Milton, Delaware, Michele (Doug) Lutz of Middletown, PA, a brother George (Gloria) Laukemann of Alabama, her grandchildren Heidi (Dennis) Sheaffer of Newville, Heather Fritz of Carlisle, Cody (Erin) Lutz of Dillsburg, her great grandchildren Logan and Arlene Deardorff of East Berlin.
Hilda was Protestant by faith and was a member of The Middletown First Chruch of God. Hilda thoroughly enjoyed her class reunions and family get-togethers. Hilda had a love for decorating and gardening, as well as traveling and entertaining. Hilda and her husband, owned and operated the former C. Curtis Hughes Flower Shop in Middletown for over 27 years.
A Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at the Middletown First Church of God, 245 W High St, Middletown, PA 17057 from 9:30 AM until the time of the funeral.
A Funeral Service will be held at the Middletown First Church of God with Pastor Kimberly Shifler at 11:00 AM.
A Burial will immediately follow the Funeral Service at Middletown Cemetery, 675 N Spring St, Middletown, PA 17057
Memorial Contributions can be made in Hilda’s name to Camp YoliJwa, 1550 Doubling Gap Road, Newville, Pa 17241.