Marion R. ‘Becky’ Detwiler

CARLISLE – Marion R. “Becky” Detwiler, 73, of Carlisle, passed away on Monday, April 21, 2014, at her home.

She was born on Oct. 7, 1940, in Lewistown, the daughter of the late Charles E. and A. Maxine (Sheaffer) Crosson. She was the widow of John R. Detwiler, who died July 26, 2000.

Becky was a 1959 graduate of Lewistown High School. She worked as a supervisor in the Child Development Center at the U.S. Army War College and retired in a secretarial position after 31 years of service.

Becky was a member of the Eagles Aerie 1299 Ladies Auxiliary, Women of the Moose, American Legion Post No. 101 Ladies Auxiliary and a life member of the V.F.W. Post No. 477 Ladies Auxiliary, all of Carlisle.

Becky enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, bird watching and visiting the Hollywood Casino.

She is survived by: one son, Charles A. Winn, of Carlisle; one daughter Debra L. and husband, Pat Tolan, of Mount Holly Springs; one stepson, Walter Hockley and wife, Jennifer, of Gardners; her companion, Ron Davis; five grandchildren; Ian and wife, Lacie, Winn, Jennifer and husband, Matt Kunkel, Skylor Stitt, Ashley McGinty and companion, Adam Bloser and Bryce Hockley; and three great-grandchildren, Tyler, Daryn and Channing.

Private funeral services will be held at the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, with Chaplain Jeff Warner officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.

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