Mary L. Beckemeyer, 92 of Seymour passed away at Columbus Regional Hospital on November 11, 2020. She was born December 31, 1927 in Jackson County to William H. and Grace A. Finley Stout. She married Clarence Beckemeyer in June 1955 in Seymour and he preceded her in death on September 10, 1979. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church for over 60 years. In her early years, she worked at Excello Shirt Factory in Seymour. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, canning and working on her farm and she loved being with her family and going to church.
Mary is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Clarence, her children, Thomas Dose and Sarah Dose as well as four brothers and two sisters. Surviving to cherish her memory are her children, Daniel Beckemeyer, Linda Caldwell, Doris (Bryan) Delp and Steve (Debbie) Beckemeyer, 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and numerous great-great-grandchildren.
Due to COVID-19, Mary’s family has chosen to have a private family graveside service. Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church Foundation or Shriners Hospital for Children at Burkholder Chapel. Arrangements entrusted to Burkholder Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes, 419 N. Chestnut Street, Seymour, Indiana. Please share memories and condolences at www.burkholderfuneralchapel.com.