October 2, 1938 – January 29, 2019
Mary (Lick) Hughes, 80, of Sandpoint, ID, formerly of Harrisburg, PA passed away peacefully on January 29, 2019. She was born October 2, 1938 in Charleroi, PA to the late Rev. Artz S. Lick and Grace Mae (Heisey) Lick. Mary was preceded in death by her loving husband of 53 years, Gene Hughes who passed in 2007. She is survived by her sons, Hudson Randy Hughes and wife Jan of Middletown, PA and Brian Scott Hughes and fiance Jennifer Phillips of Harrisburg, PA; six grandchildren, Dana, Hudson, Scott, Ashley, Ryan and Brandon, two great grandchildren and nine nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her sister, Kathryn (Lick) Plizga and husband Joseph of Sandpoint, ID; and her brother, James Samuel Lick and wife Barbara of Anderson, SC; her brother Thomas Artz Lick and wife Gloria of DeLand, FL. Mary worked at Fine Art Studio in Harrisburg for over 20 years before becoming a CNA for Manor Care at many nursing homes in the Susquehanna Valley. She worked as a caregiver for veterans and the elderly, many times younger than her. At the age of 77 Mary finally retired and moved to Sandpoint, ID. Her hobby was taking care of others. Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. at 29th Street United Methodist Church, 750 S. 29th St, Harrisburg, PA. Visitation will be beginning at 10:00 a.m. Interment at the conclusion of the service will be at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Harrisburg, PA followed by a luncheon at The Wharf, 6852 Derry St, Harrisburg, PA.