December 10, 2018
Ellie KirbyEleanor Elaine Kirby passed away Monday, December 10, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. She was 79.Eleanor was born in Huron, South Dakota to the late Martha and Roy Weese. She was a 1956 graduate of Huron High School. She moved to PA in 1967. Ellie was a diehard Phillies fan; she was a softball coach and Cub Scout leader. She enjoyed reading, doing jigsaw puzzles, and most of all enjoyed spending time with her family.Ellie is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Loren Kirby; her children Curtis Kirby (Carla), Marjorie Jiorle (David), Audrey Minnich (David), James Kirby (Carol) and Laurie Kirby; her grandchildren Thomas Minnich, Kaylin Barry, Dillon Kish, Alexa Kirby, Tyler Kirby, Kianna Barry and Colton Jiorle; her great granddaughter Jolene Cassidy Burgess as well as her longtime best friend, Edna Curran.“Thank you for always being there Mom / Grandma, we will be forever grateful!”Services and interment will be privately held at a later date at Washington Crossing National Cemetery.