Beatrice B. Muskett, 94, passed peacefully on Wednesday , November 10, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Born on October 27, 1927 in Absecon to the late Edith and Harry Baldwin, she was raised in Philadelphia with her three sisters, Charlotte, Mabel, and Edith.
Bea married the love of her life, Tom, on April 12, 1947, having known him her entire life, even sharing a crib as infants. They were blessed with a wonderful life and were devoted to their family. During their married life they resided in Absecon, Pennsauken, Vineland, and Marmora. Upon retirement they enjoyed winters in Ft. Myers Beach, Florida, eventually moving full time to The Glen at Mason’s Creek in Hainesport.
Bea is survived by Thomas, her beloved husband of almost 75 years; cherished children Karen Deacon (pre-deceased Gary) and Thomas Jr (Suzy); devoted grandchildren Brett and Debra Deacon, Danielle and Brian Selway, and Jenna and Jim Kelly; also Lindsay Muskett Colbert and Jason Muskett; adored great-grandchildren Brayden Deacon, Abigail Deacon, Elizabeth Selway and Melissa Selway; dear sister Edith Metzcher, and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation and viewing from 10:00 am to Noon on Tuesday , November 16, 2021, at Grace Episcopal Church, 7 E. Maple Ave., Merchantville, NJ 08109. Requiem Eucharist will follow at Noon. Internment will be held at Bethel Memorial Park in Pennsauken.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests memorial contributions be made to Grace Episcopal Church or The Masonic Village at Burlington, 902 Jacksonville Rd., Burlington, NJ 08016.
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Grace Episcopal Church
7 East Maple Avenue, Merchantville NJ 08109