Beverly was born in Orange and formerly of Avon by the Sea and Hemlock Farms, Pennsylvania before moving to Toms River over 25 years ago. She was employed as a secretary at Picatinny Arsenal in Jefferson Township. Beverly was a communicant of St. Joseph RC Church in Toms River where she served on the Rosary Altar Society. She was past president of the Holiday City Carefree Woman's Club in Toms River. Beverly was very active with the Ocean County Board of Elections. In her spare time, she enjoyed bowling, gardening, and playing Bocce Ball. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
She is predeceased by her husband Michael Galante Sr. who passed away in 2001, a baby son Frances Craft, and six siblings.
Surviving are her daughter Kimberly Doran and her husband James, three grandchildren Meghan, Liam, Sean, a step son Michael Galante Jr. and his wife Laura, a step daughter Mary Ann Armine and her husband Russell, three step grandchildren Joseph, Alana, and Nicolette, a niece Mary Brown, and a great niece Colleen Dibble.
A mass of Christian burial will be 11:15am Monday at Immaculate Conception Church, 35 Mountain Ave, Somerville. Arrangements by Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 N. Gaston Ave, Somerville. Interment will be private.
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