Batavia - Mrs. Beatrice E. Walsh, age 75, of Batavia, clerk at the former Lane Drugs Store and Alberty Drug Store, both in Batavia, died Tuesday, December 7, 2010at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Mrs. Walsh was born January 8, 1935 in Batavia, the daughter of the late Bernard E. and Alma E. Fisher Bateman.
A member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Batavia, Mrs. Walsh enjoyed dancing, baking, bowling, hosting family gatherings and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Norman G. Walsh; three sons, Carl (Janice) Kruger, Jr. of Indiana, Glen (Rebecca) Kruger of Batavia and Roger (Ellie Hays) Kruger of Texas; the children’s father, Carl Kruger, Sr. of Batavia; two step-sons, David (Dorothy) Walsh of Lake Park, Florida and Steven (Marie) Walsh of Batavia; a brother-in-law, Kenneth (late Dorothy) Walsh of Vermont, seventeen grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her grandson, Glen W. Kruger and her brothers-in-law, Alfred Kruger, Harold (Grace) Kruger and Leland (Doris) Walsh.
Friends may call on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street, Batavia, where services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday.
Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Batavia. Memorials may be made to the family, in care of Steven Walsh, 138 Jackson Street, Batavia, New York 14020. Condolences may be made at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com