|Birth: ||Apr. 20, 1918|
|Death: ||Jul. 26, 2008|
Mae E. Ankrom
Mae Elizabeth Beckwith Ankrom, 90, of Eighty-Four, died Saturday, July 26, 2008, in Presbyterian Senior Care, following a lengthy illness. She was born April 20, 1918, in Tarentum, a daughter of the late Albert and Ethel Foster-Beckwith. Mrs. Ankrom worked at the Montgomery Ward catalog store and the American Cancer Society in Washington. She was a member of the Eighty-Four Get-Together Club, Washington Art Association and Senior Citizens Art Class. She enjoyed painting, crocheting and sewing. Mrs. Ankrom attended the Christian Assembly of God Church in Bentleyville. Mae loved spending time with her family and friends. She was a loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother and will be sadly missed by all who loved her. She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Theodore Ankrom. They were married Sept. 6, 1939. Also surviving are three daughters, Janet Mae Whitaker and her husband, Ronald, of Conroe, Texas, Diane Marlane Tush and her husband, James Jr., of Eighty-Four, and Caryn Lynn Verno and her husband, Carmine, of Bentleyville; one son, Theodore Albert Ankrom and his wife, Roxanne, of Fredericktown; one sister, Dorothy Rieger, of Natrona Heights; 15 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Deceased are a son, Larry Duane Ankrom; a son-in-law, Gerry Beaumariage; three grandchildren, Troy Ankrom, Tony Schlenker and Clinton Whitaker; and a brother, John Beckwith. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in WILLIAM G. NEAL FUNERAL HOMES LTD., 925 Allison Ave., Washington, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. William E. Lusk officiating. Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery.
(Obituary from The Valley News Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa.)
Theodore Ankrom (1919 - 2013)*
Maintained by: Darla Kelly
Originally Created by: Rich Fedoush
Record added: Oct 26, 2008
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