Posted On June 14th, 2010 -


Beatrice Howlett, 91, passed away peacefully, Saturday, June 5, 2010 in Ithaca, NY. . Born December 15, 1918 in Englewood, NJ, the daughter of the late Frank and Beatrice Cornish Talmadge, married H. Mechling Howlett of Garden City, NY who passed in 1988.

Beatrice, an artist lived in Syosset, N.Y, then retired with her husband to Kailua, HI in 1980.

Beatrice is survived by daughter Linda von Geldern, sons, Bruce (Kathryn) Howlett, and Peter (Lisa) Howlett -grandchildren, Maya von Geldern and Thea (Jason Bolt) von Geldern; Caitlin, Evan, Gregory, Christian and Orlando Howlett, also step-grandchildren, Megan and Jacob Scott.

Private graveside services will be held in Hawaii at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Red Cross in her memory.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran