C. Henry Beazley, 95

April 7, 1925 - October 08, 2020

C. Henry Beazley, 95, of Lancaster, PA, passed away at ManorCare Health Services, Lancaster, on Thursday, October 8, 2020.

A retired letter carrier, he served with the Lancaster Post Office for 34 years, and is a member of the National Association of Letter Carriers. He most recently worked as an escort driver for High Steel Structures for 13 years.

Henry graduated from J.P. McCaskey High School in 1943, and was inducted into the U.S. Navy on the same day he graduated. He participated in the invasion of Southern France, serving with P.T. Squadron 15. He also participated with Squadron 10 in the South Pacific taking part in the last invasion of WW II at Borneo. He was a member of several Navy Memorial Organizations. Henry was a former member of the metal detector’s club, and he enjoyed building and working with model airplanes.

Henry was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church. He was born in Lancaster, the son of the late Charles W. and Myra (Aument) Beazley. His wife, Peggy (Himelwright) Beazley resides in Lancaster and they would have celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on October 29th.

Surviving are three sons: David Beazley, husband of Beckie (Donecker) of Ephrata, Jeffrey Beazley, husband of Robin (Linkins) of Columbia, and Toby Beazley, husband of Roxanne (Doll) of Maytown; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be private with interment in Millersville Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 3417 Concord Road, Suite C, York, PA 17402-9001, or Redeemer Lutheran Church, 500 Pearl St., Lancaster, PA 17603.

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Condolences to the Family

October 14, 2020

Peggy and Family, So sorry for your loss. Thankfully you have so many happy family memories to reflect upon.  I’m sure my parents were standing in the line of people waiting to greet Henry on the other side as they always enjoyed times spent together.   
Vicki and Fred Wojtowicz

October 13, 2020

Dave, Beckie and Family-
I have very fond memories of you Dad’s visits to my office- lots of
great conversations! I miss him. Thinking of you Dave,Beckie, Peggy
and Family.
Dr. Kemrer

October 12, 2020

Dear Dave and family,
You have our sympathy in the passing of your father. This is an impressive time. My father always spoke very highly of your mother. He knew her from when she was a nurse at our church nursing home on S. West End Ave.
Sam and Sue Eshelman

October 12, 2020

We are so sorry to hear the passing of Hen.  Remember him well at our Beasley reunions.
Sharon (Beasley) & Ivan Arnold

October 11, 2020

I’m so sorry for the loss of Uncle Henry! Hugs and prayers to you all and Aunt Peggy !  Your parents were always kind to us Himelwright kids ! Hugs Rita (Himelwright ) Troop !

October 11, 2020

All our best to the Beazley family. 95 years of fond family memories.
Bruce & Debby DeBord

October 11, 2020

Jeff and Robin, sorry to read about the passing of your Dad. You are in our prayers. You should stop by the old neighborhood sometime.
Mary and Chris Elbert

October 11, 2020

Toby and Family,
Please accept my heartfelt condolence of your father’s death.
Willem van Harskamp

October 11, 2020

Jeff, your Pop was a good man.  I knew him as a friend, a fellow letter-carrier, an employee, and a fellow Redeemer attendee.  I will always remember him as the guy who made up the labels for carrier letter cases before computers took the workload.  As a matter of fact, I have his self-made board (used to make the labels) and the ruler he used.  His printing was incredible.  I will also remember him as being an easy going guy. When I supervised the carriers at the DTS in Lancaster, he carried a walking route. I never had to worry about “Hen” getting his route finished on time.  He was like clock-work.  He will be missed and while your family and friends grieve, Heaven rejoices, as they have gained another Angel.  Peace my friend.
Michael “Mike” Sheely

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