- Local Guide
Bessie Magill, 88, of Brookville, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Jefferson Manor.
She was born March 14, 1925, in Ohl, a daughter of the late Jacob and Mary H. (Raybuck) Reitz.
She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
In 1970, she married Paul E. Magill.
He preceded her in death on May 2, 1989.
Bessie worked at Jefferson Manor until her retirement in 1979.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Clair, Charles and William Reitz; and a sister, Anna Reitz.
Friends will be received from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Brenda D. Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Brookville.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, officiated by Pastor James Steingass.
Interment will follow at Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery, Beaver Twp., Jefferson County.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.