ALBANY – Laura M. Beebe, 89, of Albany, died Monday, May 23, 2011 at the Avenue Nursing Center in Schenectady. Mrs. Beebe was born in Altamont, and lived for ten years in Hendersonville, TN, but lived most of her life in the Capital District. While living in the Capital District she was a chaperone of a 4H Square Dance Club, a member of an Adult Square Dance club, and a member of the Altamont High School Alumni Association. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Altamont, and First Lutheran Church of Albany. She also was a member of chapter 1607 of the AARP.
Mrs. Beebe is survived by her beloved husband Theodore J. Beebe; her loving children Arnold K. Beebe (Diane) of Schenectady, James R. Beebe (Donna) of Delanson, Theodore J. Beebe, Jr. (Susan) of Saratoga Springs, and Faith M. Beebe of Albany; her sister Janet K. Simons of Albany; her grandchildren Nicholas (Michele), Jarrod, Heather, Shane, and Katlyn; two great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held in the Hans Funeral Home, 1088 Western Ave., Albany, Friday morning at 9:00, and from there to the First Lutheran Church of Albany, 181 Western Ave., Albany at 10:00. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4-7 p.m. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Altamont. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to First Lutheran Church of Albany, 646 State St., Albany, NY 12203; or to the Altamont High School Alumni Association c/o Doris Neese, 11 Gail Ave., Albany, NY 12205. To leave a message of condolence for the family, send a sympathy card, or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com.