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Mariam J. Myers Beresford, age 87, of Erie and former longtime Harborcreek Township resident, passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014 at Luther Square.
She was born in Erie on June 5, 1926, a daughter of the late George and Idamae Bartlett Myers.
Mariam was employed with Washington Drycleaners. Along with her late husband, she had owned and operated B and M Electronics on Iroquois Ave., until their retirement in 1994. She was an active member of the American Legion, Carl Neff Post #571 Ladies Aux., where she had held each office.
Mariam was preceded in death by her beloved husband, James M. Beresford; her son-in-law, Reese L. Fesmire; her sister, Luella Wells and three brothers: James, George and Donald Myers.
Survivors include her daughter, Arlene Fesmire of Erie; three grandchildren: Kevin (Amber), John (Shannon) and James (Donna) Fesmire, all of Erie; one great-grandchild, Elijah Fesmire, two step-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., East, 2607 Buffalo Rd., on Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. until the time of the Funeral Service to be conducted there at 8:00 p.m. The American Legion Ladies Aux. will conduct a service at the funeral home at 7 p.m.
A private interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, will take place at the convenience of the family.
Dusckas Funeral Home - East Side
2607 Buffalo Road
Erie, PA 16510
Published in the Erie Times-News on Mar. 4, 2014