Charles E. Bealing

HANOVER Charles "Pete" E. Bealing, 76, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, at his residence with his family by his side. Charles was born January 7, 1937, in Hanover, the son of the late Lloyd E. Bealing, Sr. and Beatrice A. (Baumgardner) Bealing. Charles is survived by four children, Donna Elicker, Robert Bealing, and Andrew Bealing, all of Hanover, and Christine Fisher of Littlestown; three grandchildren, Kimberly Elicker of New York, N.Y., and Alicia Bealing and Colby Bealing, both of Hanover; and two brothers, Philip Bealing of Hanover and Barry Bealing of Littlestown. He was preceded in death by four siblings, Lloyd Bealing, Jr., William Bealing, Evelyn Williams, and Frances Mummert. Charles retired from F.X. Smith & Sons, McSherrystown. He was a member of the Elks Club for many years and he enjoyed hanging out at Pittinger's Garage on York St., Hanover, with the guys. The services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Keffer Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., East York, is in charge of arrangements. Contributions may be made in his memory to the VNA of Hanover and Spring Grove, 440 N. Madison St., Hanover, PA 17331.

Published in Evening Sun on July 12, 2013