BEAT, BARBRA EMBREY, 75, of Louisville, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2013 at her home with her family by her side.
Barbra was a very active member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, a graduate of Indiana University
and a member of Pi Beta Phi, formerly worked at Ten Broeck Hospital.
Barbra was preceded in death by her parents, James Lewis and Helen Marie Embrey; brother, James Lewis Embrey Jr.; and son, James Gregory Bennett.
She is survived by her loving husband, Norman J. Beat; daughter, Dr. Beth Bennett (Scott Hood); grandson, Scott Bennett Hood; stepdaughters, Teresa Ward (Bobby) and Rosetta Brumback; two step-grandchildren; and six step great-grandchildren.
Her Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Monday July 22, 2013 at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church with entombment in Kraft Graceland Cemetery to follow. Visitation will be Sunday 2 to 6 p.m. at Ratterman Funeral Home, 12900 Shelbyville Rd. East Louisville.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Little Sister's of the Poor, the WHAS Crusade for Children or the