Oct. 26, 2012
Mary Ellen Beckhorn, 58, of Reedsville, Pa., died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 in Nags Head, N.C.
She was born Aug. 28, 1954, in Carbondale, the 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.
Mary Ellen is survived by her daughter, Keri Heimbaugh, and husband Jan, Springs Mills Pa.; son, Brian Beckhorn, and wife Michelle, Lake Ariel, Pa; two grandchildren, Chase and Morgan Heimbaugh; a sister, Patricia Bricker of Sisters, Ore.; a brother, Jack Kruper, and sister-in-law Renee, of Cary, Ill.; nieces and nephews, and many close friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pets Come First, 2451 General Potter Highway, Centre Hall, PA 16828 and the Lupus Foundation of Pennsylvania, 615 Jefferson Avenue, Scranton PA 18510.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at 3 p.m. at the Charles A Battenberg Funeral Home, 363 Washington Ave., Jermyn, PA l8433.
Friends and family may call from 1 to 3 p.m.