Ruth Amy Hiner, 74


Ruth Amy Hiner, 74, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Baltimore, Md., passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017, with her family at her side. She was born in 1943 in Baltimore, Md., the only daughter of Bertram and Ruth Rill.

Hiner was a longtime member of the Ocean View Presbyterian Church and served on the Board of Deacons. She was an active advocate for the Immune Deficiency Foundation and the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.

She is survived by her loving husband, Edsel “Ed” Hiner; a daughter, Laura Jednorski; a son, David Jednorski and his wife, Teresa; a grandson, Justin Jednorski; a granddaughter, Cristy McNear and her husband, Jeremy; and four great-grandchildren, Devin Jednorski, Davin McNear, Kaleigh McNear and Scarlett McNear.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Ocean View Presbyterian Church, 67 Central Avenue, Ocean View, Del. Interment was to be held privately, at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, Del.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions to the Immune Deficiency Foundation; 40 W. Chesapeake Ave., Suite 308; Towson, MD 21204, or to National Ovarian Cancer Coalition; P.O. Box 655; Crownsville, MD 21032, or to Delaware Hospice; 100 Patriots Way; Milford, DE 19963. Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.