Beatrice W. Taber, 98, of Rochester died Monday, June 4, 2018 at Country Gardens Health & Rehabilitation, Swansea. Born in Acushnet, daughter of the late Carl E. and Edith E. (Carey) Taber. She lived many years in New Bedford before settling in Rochester in 1951. Miss Taber served in the United States Marine Corps during WWII, stationed in Arlington, VA. She was a charter member of the Women in Military Service for America (WIMSA) Memorial in Arlington National Cemetery, a charter member of the WWII Memorial Society in Washington, DC and a campaign member of the Marine Corps National Museum in Quantico, VA. She retired from NBG&EL Company (now Eversource) after 33 years of employment. She was a member of the Acushnet-Wesley United Methodist Church. She thanks the Rochester Senior Center Director and Staff for many helpful services and friendships.
She was sister of the late Evalyn Muggleton and Richard Taber.
In accordance with her wishes, all arrangements and burial at Acushnet Cemetery were private.