Lucretia Harvey (Winters) Beal December 5, 1937 ~ May 13, 2019 (age 81)


Lucretia Harvey Beal, age 81 of Harrisburg, passed away at 3:10 PM, Monday, May 13, 2019 at Shawnee Rose Care Center.

Lucretia was born on December 5, 1937, in Rosiclare, Illinois to the late John Robert Winters and Lucretia Emily (Blee) Winters. She married Charles Tony Beal in 1956 and he survives in Harrisburg. Lucretia formerly worked as a Hostess Cake Decorator and she was a member of McKinley Avenue Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband Tony, Lucretia is survived by four sons, Ronald Keith Beal of Irvine, California; Steve Bruce Beal of Harrisburg; Donald William Beal and wife Laura of Hillsboro, Missouri; and Daniel Paul Beal of Harrisburg; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; two brothers, Frank Henry Winters of Springfield, Illinois; and Robert Edward Winters of Springfield, Illinois; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Lucretia was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Mary Elizabeth Shea; son, Anthony Wayne Beal; brother, John Paul Winters; and sister-in-law, Virginia Winters.

Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, May 18, 2019 at McKinley Avenue Baptist Church in Harrisburg. Daniel Beal will officiate. The family will receive friends from 10 AM to 11 AM, Saturday, May 18, 2019 at McKinley Avenue Baptist Church. Condolence may be sent to the family through the obituary page at