Abernethy, Beatrice Theresa "Bea" of Deerfield Beach FL (formerly of Freehold Township NJ) passed away peacefully in Florida on April 8, 2013. She was born and raised in New York City, a graduate of St. Peter High School, Staten Island. Bea is survived by her husband of almost sixty years James "Jim" Abernethy, her son James Abernethy Jr, her daughter and son in-law Margaret and Mehryar Shafai, her son and daughter in-law Kevin and Katherine Abernethy, her son and daughter in-law Kerry and Teresa Abernethy. Nana Bea is also survived by her ten very much loved grandchildren ane one great-grandson. Visitation will be on Thursday 4/11 2-4 and 6-8.at Kraeer Funeral Home, 217 East Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL 954-427-5544. Funeral mass will be held at St. Ambrose Church, 380 Federal Highway, Deerfield Beach on Friday 4/12 at 9 am.
Published in Sun-Sentinel on Apr. 11, 2013