Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Beatrice Elizabeth Mary Keough (nee Winter), age 93, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, December 27, 2012, at Medina Memorial Hospital. Born April 5, 1919 in Guelph, Ontario Canada, Beatrice was the daughter of the late William and Daisy (nee Parmenter) Winter.
Beatrice was married to the late John Franklin Keough. Mr. Keough died July 1, 1961. She had worked as a senior general accountant at Harrison Radiator in Lockport from 1960 until 1983. Beatrice attended Ridgewood Bible Church. She enjoyed gardening and was known for her beautiful rose garden.
Surviving is her daughter, Susan (Dennis) Lia of Hudson, MA. She was predeceased by her step-children, Harriet Mayne (Robert I. Mayne of Lockport) and Roger and Albena Keough. She is also survived by her step-grandchildren, Pam (Bob) Elsess, Jill (Guy) Falsetti, Paul (Joan) Mayne, Brion (Janet) Mayne, Kathy (Jim) Schoene, Debbie (Dave) Purdy and Mark (Kim) Keough. Many great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive her. Beatrice was predeceased by her great-grandson, Brett Elsess.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life for Beatrice at Ridgewood Bible Church, 7073 Ridge Road, Lockport, NY, on Monday, December 31, 2012, at 12:00 Noon. There will be a short viewing prior to the service. The Reverend Dr. Charles Jennings will officiate. Special memories of Beatrice's life will be given by her great-nephew, James Hare. Interment will be in Hartland Central Cemetery, Gasport. In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Ridgewood Bible Church, 7073 Ridge Road, Lockport, NY 14094 (website: www.ridgewoodbible.com).
Please visit www.sherriebreamfuneralhome.com to sign guest register.