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Dover Plains - Beatrice Marie Giangrande, 76, a longtime area resident, died at Wingate at Ulster on Monday, May 21, 2012.
Born in the Bronx, on March 21, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Beatriz Rivera Alvarez.
After raising a family, Mrs. Giangrande worked as a Therapy Aide at the Wassaic Developmental Center.
Beatrice was a loving, caring mother, grandmother, and sister. She will be missed by many.
She is survived by her two daughters, Vivian Graham and husband, Ken, of Poughkeepsie, and Doreen Redl of Plattsburgh; two sons, Anthony Giangrande of Poughkeepsie, and Joseph Giangrande of Poughquag; three grandchildren, Joseph, Nicole, and Rick; sister, Josephine Patton and husband, Calvin, of South Carolina; and several nieces and nephews.
There are no calling hours.
In accordance with Mrs. Giangrande's wishes, cremation and burial will take place at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc., Rte. 9, Hyde Park.
To send a condolence or for directions, please visit www.sweetsfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from May 23 to May 27, 2012