Rosemarie Casella Hydrick
Myrtle Beach , SC – Entered into rest on Saturday, December 17, 2011, with her husband by her side, Rosemarie Casella Hydrick, 66, formerly of Augusta .
The funeral mass will be at the Church of the Most Holy Trinity on Tuesday, December 20, 2011, at 12:15 P.M., with Father Michael Lubinski celebrant. Interment will follow in Westover Memorial Park .
Mrs. Hydrick, or “Ree” as she was known to her friends and family, was a native of Augusta , but had made Myrtle Beach her home for the past fifteen years. She was the daughter of the late Vincent and Martha Holley Casella. She was a graduate of Aquinas High School and had attended the Women’s College in Milledgeville. While living in Augusta she had been a communicant of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and had attended Holy Trinity Catholic Church. She was currently a member of St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Myrtle Beach . She had worked as secretary to the headmaster at Augusta Prep and Aquinas High School in Augusta and had worked in the Horry County School System of Myrtle Beach at Socastee High School .
Mrs. Hydrick is survived by her beloved husband of forty five years, Philip Ray Hydrick; she was the loving mother of her daughter and son-in-law, Carla Michelle Howard and Shawn Tackett of Myrtle Beach, and her son and daughter-in-law, Philip Vincent and Lora Hydrick of Martinez, GA; her three grandchildren, whom she adored, Blake Andrew Etterle, Mary Catherine Casella Hydrick and Victoria Marie Howard; a devoted sister and brother-in-law, Jencie Casella Hargrove and her husband Phil, also of Martinez. She is also survived by four nephews whom she loved as her own sons, James Charles Hargrove, of Evans, William Joseph Hargrove, of Martinez, Vincent Philip Hargrove of North Augusta and Philip Andrew Hargrove also of Evans.
Pallbearers will be her nephews as well as Earl Sturkey, Thomas Brewer, Arnold Redd, Clement Rogers, Mitch Rifkin and Chuck Armour.
If desired memorials may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America Georgia Chapter, Inc., 1850 Lake Park Drive, suite 101, Smyrna, GA 30080..
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road , Augusta , GA 30906