Evelyn J. Beachler LEBANON Evelyn J. Beachler, 85, passed away Saturday, May 10, 2014, in the Good Samaritan Hospital. Evelyn was born in Palmyra on September 29, 1928. She was a daughter of the late James A. and Beulah (Winters) Lebo. Evelyn was retired from the Hershey Lodge where she worked for more than 20 years. She was a loving mother and grandmother. Evelyn was a member of the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lebanon and loved attending all church activities. She loved riding the "mini-bus" around town to go shopping and grabbing a "bite to eat." She enjoyed making new friends while on these adventures. Evelyn is survived by three daughters, Debra A. wife of Donald Weidman of Richland, Barbara A. wife of Michael Snesavage of Lebanon, Suzanne Colahan of Harrisburg; three grandchildren, Douglas J. Weidman of Bellefonte, Mark A. Snesavage of Lebanon, Jennifer Colahan wife of Jason Tanney of Mechanicsburg; two great-grandchildren, Patrick Tanney, Julia Tanney; and one nephew and one niece. Evelyn was preceded in death by her beloved step-mother, Eva Ensminger; one sister, Doris Lebo Gerlach; and her former husband, Clifford F. Beachler. Funeral services on Thursday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 28 N. 9th St., Lebanon, PA 17046. Viewing hours Thursday afternoon from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the church. Interment will be held in Gravel Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, at the convenience of the family. Evelyn had a love and deep compassion for dogs. Therefore, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The 2nd Chance for Life Rescue, P.O. Box 549, Elizabethtown, PA 17022; or her beloved church, Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 28 N. 9th St., Lebanon, PA 17046. You may share your thoughts and memories with the family at our online guest book at www.thompsonfuneralhomelebanon.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on May 13, 2014