Hettrick in September 2016
|Birth:||28 September 1906|
Pavilion, New York, USA
|Death:||25 December 2016|
Batavia, New York, USA
|Age:||110 years, 88 days|
Hettrick was born in Pavilion, Genesee County, New York, USA, on 28 September 1906. Her parents were Earl and Luella Starr. She was one of five siblings. Her grandfather, Noah Starr, was one of the earliest farmers in the area.
In 1926, Hettrick graduated from Pavilion Central School, and later attended the Mechanics Institute (RIT) in Rochester, New York. She worked as a dietitian for a hospital in Homestead, Pennsylvania before later working in the cafeteria at Pavilion Central School. She was married to Walter Hettrick, who died in 1976. They had at least two children.
Hettrick lived in Genesee County, New York for most of her life. She lived her final years in a nursing home in Batavia, New York, USA, where she died on 25 December 2016 at the age of 110 years, 88 days.
- Lifelong Genesee County resident nears her 110th birthday The Batavian, 24 September 2016
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