Mae K. Erk

YORK Mae K. (Beck) Erk, 86, died Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at the York Lutheran Retirement Village at Sprenkle Drive. She was the wife of the late Martin Erk. Born May 31, 1926, in Chanceford Township, Mae was the daughter of the late Elmer and Verna (Shenberger) Beck. She was a 1944 graduate of Red Lion High School and a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Mae was a loving mother and grandmother. Her family would like to publicly thank the staff at the York Lutheran Home at Sprenkle Drive for the excellent care given to Mae. She is survived by a son, Michael A. Erk and his wife, Penny of York; a grandson, Michael A. Erk and his wife, Beth of Windsor; a great-grandson, Brayden Warner; and a brother, Donald Beck of Binghamton, N.Y. Following cremation, a memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at the Etzweiler Funeral Home, 1111 E. Market St., York, with the Rev. Thomas H. Sanagorski officiating. Burial will be in Mount Rose Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to AseraCare Hospice, 44 Bowman Road, York, PA 17408. www.etzweiler.com

Funeral Home

Etzweiler Funeral Home
1111 East Market Street York, PA
(717) 843-0216

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Mar. 22, 2013