ALBURGH – Beth Ann Morgan, age 74, passed away in her home on February 17, 2022 surrounded by her family and close friends.
Beth was born on June 12, 1947 in St. Albans to the late Melba (Demar) Gabaree & Charles Cook Sr.
She was a resident of Alburgh, for many years, where she lived with her lifetime partner, Bruce Morgan Sr., they married on February 2, 1964.They were married for 54 years, and she has followed him home. Beth was a woman with a heart of gold she would help anyone in need, she adopted many children in her lifetime and gave them her love and guidance. Her family was her entire life. Beth loved having family gatherings and big BBQ's, taking long rides looking for wildlife, and she collected any kind of elephant. Camping was a big part of her life. They camped at Lazy Days Campground for 16 years and made many close friends during that time. She was also a great baker; her pies were the best. On weekends, family and friends would gather for a friendly game of cards. Her favorite pastime was going to the Mohawk Casino, and she always had a horseshoe in her pocket. Beth will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and sister-in-law, she was loved by all.
Beth is survived by her daughters, Wendy Katon and her husband Roy of Alburgh, and Barbara Lynch and her boyfriend Michael Larrow of Grand Isle; adopted daughters, Stacy Cluster of Richford, Rhonda Martin of Champlain, NY, Brenda Tatro of Alburgh, Rosie Tatro of Alburgh; stepmother, Martha Machia of Mooers, NY; sisters, Kennethea Jerry and her husband Robert of Franklin, Christie Messeck and her husband Myron of Sheldon, Grace Palmer of Newport, Cheryl Gabaree and her partner Fran of Mass, Virginia Rich of Burlington, Marsha Stetson and her partner George Wells of St. Albans; brothers, Kenneth Gabaree II and his wife Patricia of Largo, FL, Charles Cook Jr. and his wife Michele of Chiefland, FL; grandchildren, Gene Creller Jr. and his wife Traci, Adian, Mae, Ian and Ava, James Morgan and his girlfriend Tori Hull, Roy Morgan and his girlfriend Danielle Irwin, Clara Tatro and her boyfriend Michael Larrow Jr., Skyler Bruce Wayne Larrow, Timothy Bonin and his husband Joe, Patricia Campbell, Sabrina Morgan, Onna Morgan, Dakota Morgan, Sandy Morgan, Brett Lingenfelter and his girlfriend Alisha Mullen, Dustin Smith and his husband Colton; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ramona Cline and her husband Spencer, Eddie Morgan and his wife Debbie, and Jimmy Morgan; special friends, Bernard Savage and his wife Patty, Joe Phillips and his wife Elaine, Bill Durgan and his wife Cathy, and many more special friends and family. Besides her parents, Beth was predeceased by her husband Bruce W. Morgan Sr.; two sons, Walter Morgan and Bruce Morgan Jr.; a granddaughter, Jamie Barney; her sister, Bernice Feeley; brother-in-law, Donald Morgan and his wife Donna; sister-in-law, Wendy Morgan; and her stepfather, Kenneth Gabaree I.
Beth’s family will be holding a private Life Celebration, for more information please contact, Kennethea Jerry at 802-285-6249, Michele Cook at 518-565-6975 or Brenda Tatro 802-796-3024.
For those who wish, contributions in Beth’s memory may be made to C.I.D.E.R., 110 Community Lane, South Hero, VT 05486.
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