Beatrice (Canniff) DeMilio

Beatrice H. DeMilio, 92, a longtime Beacon resident passed away on November 7, 2019. She was born on December 12, 1926, daughter of the late Harry & Emma (Yost) Canniff.

Beatrice was an avid volunteer, she always loved lending a hand. She also was an avid bingo fan; she also had a great sense of humor. Beatrice will always be remembered as everyone’s ‘Nana Bea’.

Beatrice is survived by her two daughters: Beatrice H. Conklin and her husband Albert; and Sara E. Gilleo and her husband Charles Sr; She is also survived by her 10 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren & 1 great great-grandson. She was predeceased by her husband Nicholas Joseph DeMilio in 1979; and was also predeceased by her four brothers & one sister.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 12th from 4-8pm at the LIBBY FUNERAL HOME, 55 Teller Ave., Beacon, where a Funeral Service will be held 10am, Wednesday November 13th, followed by interment to Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Kisco.

The family wishes lieu of flowers that memorial donations be made to the funeral home to assist them with their mother & grandmother’s funereal expenses. To offer a message of condolence or share fond memories, please visit:

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  1. The Barber Family says:

    I will miss our yearly Christmas Card exchange!
    My Love and Condolences to the whole family…She will be missed.

  2. skylyn conklin says:

    My Great Grandmother my dear Mema i love you i hope you know that no matter what i will always love you and miss you laugh your sime you saying ‘ Hi honey’ to us and all the littlethings that we will always miss love you

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