Mary Ellen Beckhorn, 58, of Reedsville, Pa., died Oct. 26 in Nags Head, N.C.
Born Aug. 28, 1954, in Carbondale, daughter of the late John and Eva Kruper, she was a loving person who touched every person that came into her life. She loved spending time with her children and two grandsons. Her smile will be deeply missed.
Surviving are a daughter, Keri Heimbaugh and husband, Jan, Spring Mills, Pa.; a son, Brian Beckhorn and wife, Michelle, Lake Ariel; two grandchildren, Chase and Morgan Heimbaugh; a sister, Patricia Bricker, Sisters, Ore.; a brother, Jack Kruper and sister-in-law, Renee, Cary, Ill.; nieces, nephews and many close friends.
A memorial service will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Charles A. Battenberg Funeral Home, 363 Washington Ave., Jermyn.
Friends and family may call from 1 to 3. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pets Come First, 2451 General Potter Highway, Center Hall, PA 16828; or the Lupus Foundation of Pennsylvania, 615 Jefferson Ave., Scranton, PA l8510.