Beatrice Tighe (McNulty) passed away at her home in the Lake Shawnee section of Jefferson Twp, NJ on May 13, 2018, at the age of 84.
Born in County Sligo, Ireland, Beatrice came to the United States in 1952 and settled in New York City where she was married and had four children. She has lived in Lake Shawnee since 1965.
Beatrice worked in retail for J.C. Penney in Rockaway Twp., NJ for 35 years before retiring in 2012. She loved crossword puzzles and gardening, as well as spending time with her grandchildren and attending St. Mary’s Church in Denville.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph P. Tighe in 2009.
Beatrice is survived by her children Patricia Tighe of Wharton, NJ, Sheila and her husband Jerry Caprio of North Plainfield, NJ, Kathe Odenweller of Lakewood, CO and Joseph P. Tighe Jr. of Anaheim, CA. Her grandchildren Eden, Anthony and Gerard Caprio and Jacob and Gabriel Odenweller also survive her.
Visitation will be held on Sunday May 20, 2018, from 3:00PM – 5:00PM at Norman Dean Home for Services, 16 Righter Ave Denville, NJ 07834; www.normandean.com. Funeral services will be begin at the funeral home on Monday May 21, at 9:00AM, and then going to St. Mary’s Church in Denville for a 10:00AM Liturgy of Christian Burial Mass. Interment will follow at St. John’s Cemetery in Queens, NY.