Beatrice McGraw

Obituary of Beatrice McGraw

Beatrice "Betty" A. McGraw, age 89, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital. She was born on September 15, 1928 in Richmond Twp., a daughter of Lyle and Marian (Davis) Cleveland. Betty was the wife of the late John McGraw who died in 1987. She was a secretary for the District Justice office, volunteered at Warren L. Miller Elementary School for ten and a half years, and was a member of Canoe Camp Church of Christ. Betty most enjoyed spending time with her family.

She is survived by four daughters and a son-in-law, Patricia Bielski of Mansfield, PA, Peg Lee of Rochester, NY, JoAnn and Barry Hafer of State College, PA, Terri Bolt of Harrisburg, PA; eight grandchildren, J.J Bielski, Geoffrey Lee, Bryan (LoriAnn) Lee, Lindsay (Adam Armstrong) Hafer, Jonathan (Amber Wolfe) Hafer, Jacob (Jamie) Bolt, Travis Bolt, Jenna (Brad) Basselgia; twelve great grandchildren; a sister, Eleanor Trask of Mansfield, PA. She was preceded in death by her husband, John; a sister, Margaret L. Morgan in 2010; a son-in-law, Joseph Bielski in 2011.

A private memorial service will be held at the Buckheit Funeral Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701. Burial will be in Tioga County Memorial Gardens. Funeral services are under the direction of Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com