Jo Ellen Kirwan, age 66, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012 at the Caroline Croxton Slane Hospice Residence. Born June 24, 1945 in Millerstown, she was a daughter of Elva M. Boyer of Harrisburg and the late John A. Boyer.
Jo retired after 22 years of service with Kinney Shoe Corporation Accounting Center, Shiremanstown and served six years with the Department of Payroll Operations for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
In addition to her mother she is survived by her children Ann M. Kirwan of Mechanicsburg, Joseph A. Kirwan Jr. of Chambersburg, five grandchildren, Derek and Jenna Barger, and Tyler, Jessica and Jacob Kirwan, a sister Ginger Keffer and nephew Michael Keffer both of Harrisburg.
Memorial services will be private with burial in the Hershey Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17110.