Ann Louise Seitz Beckham of Avon, September 8

By on September 10, 2020

Ann Louise Seitz Beckham, 91, of Avon, NC died Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at Sentara Rehabilitation and Care Residence in Chesapeake, VA.

Born in Lancaster, PA on July 10, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Nora Humbert Seitz and John Seitz. Founder of Outer Beaches Realty, Ann loved lighthouses, peacocks, and dolls. She was also known for her love of food.

She is survived by three children, Patricia Costa (Richard) of Clarksville, TN, Sandra Quidley (Reese) of South Mills, NC, and Brian Jon Beckham of Avon, NC; ten grandchildren, James Falzini, Jr., Janine Filipczuk, Stefanie Blair, Benjamin Quidley, Veronica Dent, Nathan Quidley, Jeremey Quidley, Nicole Guido, Danielle Wiltsey, and Maria Farrow; and numerous great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Ann was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace Luther Beckham; son, Daniel Lee Beckham; grandson, Maurice Quidley, Jr.; great-great-grandson, Evan Maurice Quidley; and two brothers, Max and Jack Seitz.

A celebration of Ann’s life will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday, September 13, 2020, on the grounds of her home (40191 Cutty Sark Drive, Avon, NC 27915).

Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared at

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