Mary Jane Sechrist (1933-2021)

Posted January 6, 2021

Mary Jane Sechrist, 87, of Schaefferstown, passed away in her home on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. She was the wife of George A. Sechrist, with whom she was married for 69 years.

She was born in West Cocalico Twp., Lancaster County on Aug. 30, 1933, a daughter of the late Frank and Ida Yeakel. Mary Jane worked in various garment factories. She enjoyed playing bingo and the lottery and loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, is children, Karl L. Sechrist, of FL, George A. Sechrist, and wife, Robin, of Lebanon, Linda Y. Hoffman, and husband, Doug, of Myerstown, six grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters and two brothers.

Funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospice, 1503 Quentin Rd., Lebanon, PA 17042. Clauser Funeral Home, Inc. is handling her arrangements. www.clauserfh.com

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