ORANGETOWN, N.Y. -- Margaret J. Beatty. a resident of Pearl River for 38 years, died Tuesday, April 12, at Joe Raso Hospice Residence in New City. She was 78.
Beatty was born on May 15, 1937, in Brooklyn to Eugene and Elizabeth Hanretty.
Beatty worked in accounts receivable for Reckitt Benckiser in Wayne, N.J.
She is survived by her children, Nancy Allen (Larry) of Bridgewater, N.J., Jill Huber (Paul) of Jefferson, Maine, Thomas (Meredith) of Moorsville, N.C., Edward (Gina) of Nanuet, N.Y. and Linda Hoffman of Pearl River and 10 grandchildren.
Her husband, Thomas, died in 1980.
Visiting will be held Thursday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home Inc.