Beverly E. Kiely died peacefully at her home in Aberdeen surrounded by her loving family on December 10, 2020.
Beverly was born in Jersey City to Eleanor and Joseph Kitrick. She graduated from Holy Family Academy in Bayonne and went on to work for Springs Mills in New York. She married Martin Kiely in 1953 and they moved to Hazlet in 1959 where they raised their children. Beverly moved to Aberdeen in 1979. After working for the Kmart Corporation for more than 20 years, she retired and worked for the Saint Benedict Catholic Church Religious Education program until 1999. She was a longtime parishioner of Saint Benedict Catholic Church, where she served in various ministries, including as a Eucharistic Minister and as co-secretary to the Parish Council. Beverly was also a member of the Saint Benedict Nine O’Clockers, the Saint Clements Seniors Citizens Group, and the Hazlet Seniors Club.
Beverly was predeceased by her parents, husband Martin, daughter Gayle Natale, brother and sister-in-law Tom and Marilyn Kitrick, brother Jack Kitrick, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Vincent and Eleanor Kiely, and dear friends Jackie Dunn and Ann Santopietro.
She is survived by her children, Susan Kiely, Kevin and Anne Kiely, Chuck Natale, and Robyn and Pedro Rivero; grandchildren Marty and Megan Kiely, Geoffrey and Chrissy Kiely, Molly Natale, Wyatt Natale, Lauren and Teague Little, and Sarah Jacoby; great-grandchildren Aiden, TJ, and Annagail Little, Jordan Schmarr, and Nora and Emily Kiely; nieces and nephews; and devoted friends.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Sunday, December 13, 2020 from 2:00 to 6:00 PM at Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 3269 State Highway/Route 35 North, Hazlet, New Jersey 07730. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday morning, December 14, 2020 at 10:00 AM at St. Benedict Roman Catholic Church, 165 Bethany Road, Holmdel, New Jersey 07733. In respect of Beverly's wishes, she will be privately cremated. At a later date, Beverly's cremated remains will be privately interred at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Middletown. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Beverly’s honor to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10306, or to the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry at Saint Benedict Church in Holmdel. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.
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