Mary Ellen Quinn

December 21, 1937 - September 2, 2013
Mary Ellen Quinn

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Mary E. Ritter Quinn, 75, of Hendersonville went home to be with the Lord, Monday, September 2, 2013 after a short battle with cancer.

She was born December 21, 1937 in Henderson County and was a daughter of the late Leroy L. and Rosa C. Blythe Ritter. She was also preceded in death by a sister.

Mary graduated from Etowah High School as Valedictorian on May 22, 1956. She was a member of Beulah Baptist Church of the Big Willow Community. Mary was a loving mother and grandmother who will be greatly missed.

Mary is survived by her four children and their spouses, Mark A. Quinn and wife Diedra, Matthew T. Quinn, Michael C. Quinn, Angela L. Lafalce and husband Joe all of Hendersonville; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; three brothers ; and two sisters.

A funeral service will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Beulah Baptist Church with Rev. Dewey Barnwell officiating. Burial will follow at Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at Shuler Funeral Home.

The family would like to thank the staff at Four Seasons Hospice for all of their care and support.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 S. Allen Rd., Flat Rock, NC 28731.


Saturday, September 7, 2013
12:00 AM

Beulah Baptist Church - Directions
7088 Willow Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Saturday, September 7, 2013
12:00 AM

Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery - Directions
Willow Road
Hendersonville, NC

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  • September 03, 2013
    Sharon Bobo says:
    My prayers are with Angela and her family.Mary was a kind lady and she will be missed.

  • September 03, 2013
    Diane Adcock Sargent says:
    My deepest sympathy to the family. Many thoughts and prayers are with you. May god bless you all.

  • September 03, 2013
    Richard & Clara Israel says:
    Mary was a kind and devoted Christian Lady and will be missed by many friends and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • September 03, 2013
    Stephanie Tipton says:
    Angela, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. Love, Stephanie

  • September 04, 2013
    Donald Cos, Jan & Reggie Cordell says:
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time.