|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1909|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 2012|
Margaret E. Beistel, age 102, of Dauphin, peacefully transitioned into Heaven on Wednesday evening, Oct. 10, 2012 at her home that she shared with her son and daughter-in-law.
She was born in Millersburg on Nov. 24, 1909 and resided there until 1972, then she lived in Linglestown until 2002. For the past 10 years she enjoyed her home in Stoney Valley with her son and his wife.
She was the daughter of Michael Seiler and Jennie Wert Seiler, widow of Ray (Abie) Beistel. She is survived by son Jack Beistel, wife Marilyn, four grandchildren, Rob Kelly (Deb) of Enola, Ron Kelly (Jeannie) of Dauphin, Cheri Kelly Sansoni of Dauphin, and Brenda Beistel Krablin (Ron) of Ashburn, VA, eleven great grandchildren and eight great great grandchildren.
Margaret was a valued former member of Hebron UM Church in Millersburg where she taught, served on boards and committees, etc. and after moving to Linglestown, she joined St. Thomas UCC where she continued sharing her many gifts.
She was an accomplished seamstress and performed a variety of jobs during her long life.
She was well known for her dry sense of humor, her positive outlook on life, her pride in her loving family and was loved by all who had the privilege of knowing her.
There will be a viewing on Monday, Oct. 15, from 9:30-10:30 am at Hoover-Boyer Funeral Home in Millersburg. Services will begin at 10:30 am with Rev. Dr. Donald Wetzel officiating. Burial to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Millersburg. A Celebration of Life Service will also be held on Monday at 3:00 pm at St. Thomas UCC in Linglestown.
Donations can be made to Hospice of Central PA 1320 Linglestown Road Harrisburg, PA 17110 or to St. Thomas UCC 6490 Linglestown Road Harrisburg, PA 17112.
To sign the guest book go to www.hbfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Patriot-News on October 12, 2012
Michael Irvin Seiler (1887 - 1965)
Jennie P. Wert Seiler (1888 - 1939)
Ray D. Beistel (1905 - 1980)
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: Bill Corl
Record added: Oct 12, 2012
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Added: Jul. 27, 2013