Mary D. Brucker, 97, formerly of Lebanon, died Monday, November 1, 2010 at the Masonic Village Health Care Center, Elizabethtown, PA where she was a resident. Born in Lebanon she was the daughter of the late Moscow and Ella Stutzman Duffy. She was the wife of the late John F. Brucker, Sr. who died in 1986. She retired from Met-Ed Electrical Co. of Lebanon, after working there for 20 years. Mary was a member and former Sunday school teacher at Messiah Lutheran Church in Lebanon. She was also a member of Tolerance Chapter #115 Order of Eastern Star of Lebanon, Ladies Auxiliary of Rescue #4 Fire Company of Lebanon, and was a former Cub Scout and Brownie-Girl Scout leader.
Surviving are two sons, John F. Brucker, Jr. of Manheim, Larry husband of Faye Brucker of Sanford, Fl; two daughters, Marie wife of Gordon Gingrich of Ephrata, Susan wife of John Loehr of Lebanon, sixteen grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; three brothers Carl Duffy of Myerstown, Daniel Duffy of Allentown, Richard husband of Rosene Duffy of Myerstown; and a sister Joyce wife of Harold Noll of Myerstown. In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by a son Richard, a daughter Ellen, and six brothers and sisters.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her funeral service at Messiah Lutheran Church, 1800 Oak St., Lebanon on Friday November 5, 2010 at 10:00 A.M. with Rev. Barry S. Kendall officiating. Private interment will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. There will be a public viewing at the Heilig Funeral Home, 21 W. Main St. Mount Joy PA, on Thursday evening from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. with O.E. S. services at 6:30 P.M. Friends may also view at the church on Friday morning from 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service.
Please omit flowers, contributions in Marys memory may be sent to Masonic Village, Office of Gift Planning, 1 Masonic Dr. Elizabethtown, PA 17022 or Order of Eastern Star, Building Fund, c/o Dolores Fisher, 93 Arbor Dr. Myerstown PA 17067, or Messiah Lutheran Church, 1800 Oak St., Lebanon, PA 17042. For further information or to send the family a message of condolence you may visit our website at www.heiligfuneral.com