12/12/1944 – 4/5/2020
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Elizabeth M. “Betty” Reeves , age 75, on April 5, 2020.
Betty was Born in Minnesota December 12, 1944 the 2nd eldest child of James and Marian Reeves and beloved Sister of Cecelia Slater , Margaret, and Peter. Aunt of Peter Slater and James Slater, Great Aunt to Katrina and Ronan Cheng-Slater. She died in a Nursing Home in Putnam County, NY from Covid 19.
Betty spent a good part of her life working and living in Manhattan. She was a Consultant heavily involved with computer systems with her last job being with the NY Fire Department Bureau of Computer Information Systems.
She was a Graduate of New York University School of Business and Public Administration.
She eventually moved to Mount Vernon NY where she found her new passion her beloved dog Daisy. Together they managed to comfort each other through good and bad times for over 14 years.
Often when we made our visits to the Nursing Home she spoke of this beloved dog.
Betty, your family will miss you.
Due to the present circumstances the family will hold a private interment at Raymond Hill Cemetery in Carmel, NY.
A Memorial Mass will take place at the Chapel of St, James the Apostle Church in Carmel, to honor and celebrate Elizabeth’s life at a later date. The family would like to thank everyone for their understanding during this difficult time.
It was her wish that in lieu of flowers a contribution to the ASPCA may be sent.
Funeral services arranged by Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc., 10 Fowler Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512, 845-225-3672, www.cargainfuneralhomes.com.