Elizabeth M. HitchensAugust 22, 1961 ~ December 5, 2017 (age 56)
Elizabeth "Lysa" Hitchens, age 56, of North Tonawanda, died Tuesday, December 5, 2017 after a long illness. Born August 22, 1961, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Elizabeth (nee Advey) Hitchens. Lysa had been a residential aide for Aspire of WNY before becoming ill. She was a member of D.S.P.N.Y.
She was the sister of Mary (Frank) Rorick of North Tonawanda, Douglas (Sandie) Hitchens of Florida, Charles E. Hitchens of Olean, and James (Beverly) Hitchens of Buffalo; and aunt of Rachel, Robert, and Kathryn (Harley Davis) Rorick, Kristin and Bryan Allaire, Jennifer (Paul) Castonguay, and James (Ann Marie) Hitchens, Jr..
There is no visitation. Services are being cared for privately. If desired, memorials to Aspire of WNY (https://www.aspirewny.org/support-aspire-of-wny-donate-now/) or the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 331 Alberta Drive, #106, Amherst, NY 14226, are preferred by the family.
Special thanks go to all of the health care providers who gave Lysa such loving care!