Beatrice was preceded in death by her husband Jay and sister Pansy Dunford. She is survived by her two cousins, Paul (Mary) Ondako and Clark Jones, and her dear and close friends Bill and Doris Graham.
Beatrice was a member of the Greater Lansing Doll Club and the Order of the Eastern Star. She loved animals and had a special place in her heart for her cat Rusty.
A graveside service for Beatrice will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013, in the mausoleum, at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, with the Rev. Linda Farmer-Lewis officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children or the Capital Area Humane Society.