Gladstone - Betty Lou Keefe, beloved mother, grandmother, and longtime resident of Gladstone, died on July 4, 2017, at the age of 81.
Betty was the daughter of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Ross of Baltimore, Maryland. Raised in Baltimore, she moved to Gladstone at age 12, and was a graduate of Bernards High School. She spent her life raising five children and later worked 14 years as a financial clerk for Beneficial Finance in Peapack. In retirement, she enjoyed time with family and grandchildren.
She was a devoted mother to her son Daniel and his wife Jennifer, Gerry and his wife Kathy, Chris and his wife Denise, Tim and Mary. She was also a loving grandmother to Molly, Katie, Meg, Nick, Krista, and Ryan. She was predeceased by her former husband, Edward Keefe.
Arrangements are by the Bailey Funeral Home, 176 Main Street, Peapack NJ 07977 (908) 234-0590 www.baileyfuneralhomes.com
Friends may visit at the funeral home on Friday, July 7, 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. There will be a graveside service on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 11:00am at Mendham Hilltop Cemetery, 16 Hilltop Road, Mendham, NJ 07945. Burial will follow the graveside service.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Betty’s memory may be made to the P-G First Aid Squad, 1 St. Luke's Avenue, Gladstone, NJ 07943.