Mary Ethel Bedrick

FRANKLIN - Mary Ethel Bedrick, 80, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2019.

Born in Fairfield County, Connecticut,  she was the daughter of the late Stephen Yerchak and Mary Schreiner Yerchak. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Nancy Burns. 

Mary attended St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. She was a member of the gem society and a curator at the Gem and Mineral Museum.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Samuel Bedrick; daughter, Mary Ann Bedrick (Alph Potter) of Piqua, Ohio; and son, Edward Stephan Bedrick (Suzanne) of San Marcus, California.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Wednesday, April 3 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Father Tien Doung will officiate. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to American Cancer Society, Macon County Unit, P.O. Box 1648, Franklin, NC 28744.

Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Condolences can be made at

The Franklin Press

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