Mary Elizabeth (Kreider) Pettis-Brill

Mary Elizabeth (Kreider) Pettis-Brill, 45, formerly of Belleville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill.

Born July 14, 1974, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth E. Kreider, and Vickie R. (Ross) Stroup.

She is survived by: her mother, Vickie R. (Ross) Stroup, and companion, Ron Carrington Sr., and a step-father, David Stroup, of Belleville; children, Johnathyn Ross Klinger, of Lewistown, Jordan Michael Klinger, of Mifflintown; sibilings, Stephanie Watson and husband, Al, of Williamsport, Brandy Nicole Kemmler Kovach, of Mount Union, Jebidiah DS Stroup, of Belleville, Jackson Dylan Stroup, of Mifflinburg, Davenia Mechele (Stroup) Yoder and husband, Josh, of Belleville; many nieces and nephews, and a niece that was the love of her life, Harlow Jade Stroup Yoder.

She was an Indian Valley High School graduate, Class of 1992.

Mary was a member of New Life Church.

She was previously employed at PRN Warrior prior to her illness. She worked as a drug and alcohol counselor, in Philadelphia.

She loved the Lord and left everyone know it, she was proud to be a child of God. She loved to sing gospel music and had a beautiful voice. Mary was a very loving person with big heart. She was the kind of person who never met a stranger and treated everyone as a friend. She was the kind of person that would give you anything you needed. Christmas was her favorite time of the year.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham, PA 17009, with a funeral service to follow with Pastor John Walters officiating.

Arrangements are under the care of Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Burnham.

Memorial contributions in Mary’s name may be made to: Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, PO Box 631, Lewistown, PA 17044.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.hellerhoenstinefun eralhome.com.