Christine Hetrick

Obituary of Christine R. Hetrick

Christine Renee (Fort) Hetrick, 58, of Pottstown, PA, passed away on December 30, 2020, at Pottstown Hospital – Tower Health. She was the wife of Leroy Hetrick, with whom she shared 37 years of marriage.

Born in Pottstown, PA, on July 22, 1962, Christine was the daughter of Patricia (Ludwig) Fort and the late LeRoy Fort, who passed in 2017.

Christine was a 1980 graduate of Pottsgrove High School. She enjoyed bowling and spending time in her backyard, especially gardening and feeding the birds.

In addition to her husband and mother, Christine is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Spollen, wife of Timothy; her grandchild, Riley Spollen; her brother, Tom Fort, husband of Michele; and her six nieces and two nephews.

Services will be private for immediate family, but a webcast of Christine’s services will take place on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, beginning at 11:00 a.m. Please visit to view the webcast. If you have any questions while viewing the webcast, please call 610-323-8220.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Christine’s memory to: Arctic Spirit Rescue at

Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at