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Alyson Lynn (Prescott) Flechsig

November 16, 1982 — July 6, 2023



Alyson Lynn (Prescott) Flechsig

Was Loved by All -

Alyson “Ali” Lynn (Prescott) Flechsig, age 40, of Mechanicsburg, died at UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, July 6, 2023, after a long battle with metastatic breast cancer.  Ali was born on Tuesday, November 16, 1982, in Bethlehem to Thomas Russell Prescott and Debra Ann (Litts) Prescott.

Ali’s survivors include her husband, Kenneth Flechsig; her two children: Derek Flechsig; Kaitlyn Flechsig; her parents, Thomas Russell Prescott of Front Royal, VA and Debra Ann (Litts) Prescott of Vandling, PA; her four siblings: Jason Prescott and his wife, Paula Prescott, of Forest City; Benjamin Prescott and his fiancé, Kimberly Niedzielski, of Westfield, MA; Stacy Strock and her husband, Adam Strock, of Stanley, VA; and Timothy Prescott and his wife, Tiffany Prescott, of Duncannon.

Ali graduated from Gateway Regional High School in Huntington, MA as part of the class of 2001 and from Westfield State College in Westfield, MA in 2005 and in 2007 she received her Master’s degree from Shippensburg University. She worked for Select Medical as an Accounting Manager. Ali loved kids and was involved in cub scouts with her son Derek. She enjoyed lighthouses and the beach especially Cape May, NJ and Ocean City, MD.  Ali could best be described as loving, caring, friendly, sweet and kind. She was loved by everyone.

All are welcome to join Ali’s family at her celebration of life open house on Friday, July 21, 2023, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. with a time of remembrance at 2:00 p.m. at Buhrig’s Gathering Place, 25 East Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, (717) 766-3421 (next to Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory); and her virtual gathering of family and friends and service via video chat or telephone beginning at 1:45 p.m.; with Celebrant Patti Vogl officiating.  Over 100 parking spaces are available; just look for the “Buhrig” parking signs in all of the parking lots.  Cremation was private.

Contributions in celebration of Ali’s life can be made to Pink Hands of Hope, 5325 E. Trindle Road, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 17050; and Chief Stephen Frye Memorial Scholarship, C/O Montgomery Fire Department, 159 Main Road, Montgomery, Massachusetts 01085.

Ali’s family has entrusted her care to Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory in Mechanicsburg, (717) 766-3421.  Read Ali’s full obituary, view her memorial video and portrait, offer condolences and sympathy, share stories and memories, upload photographs and videos, light a candle and sign her official guest book by visiting


Virtual Gathering via Video Chat

Family and friends are welcome to join Ali's family via video chat or telephone on Friday, July 21, 2023, beginning at approximately 1:45 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

We use Zoom for internet video chat and telephone conference calling.  There is no charge for you to participate.  Simply click on the link below or dial the telephone number below to be connected to the event.

Join from PC, Mac, iOS or Android: with passcode 3421

Join by telephone:   415-762-9988   or   646-568-7788   and enter meeting number 823 6254 0898 with passcode 3421

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life Open House

Friday, July 21, 2023

1:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Time of Remembrance

Friday, July 21, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

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