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November 14, 2012

Beatrice M. (Sicard) Beaudin, 88

Methuen — Beatrice M. (Sicard) Beaudin, 88, a resident of Methuen passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at the Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre in Methuen, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on May 5th, 1924 in Lawrence to the late Victor Joseph and Grace Elizabeth (Campbell) Sicard. Beatrice was educated in the local schools of Lawrence and later was a graduate of the Nursing Program at the Bessie Burke Memorial Hospital. She had worked for some 15 years as a practical nurse at the Lawrence Home for the aged. Beatrice attended Saint Lucy's Church in Methuen.

She was a member of the Come Alive after Five Club at the Knights of Columbus in North Andover. According to Beatrice's family she loved to dance, she was an avid bingo player and loved to bake. She would usually donate her baked goods to friends and family. Beatrice was very close to her dogs and her cats, and she especially loved to spend time with her family most of all the grand babies.

Wife of the late Renald "Ronnie" N. Beaudin, her family members include her daughters, Nancy J. Derome and her husband Willie of Methuen, and Joyce M. Lacroix and her husband Wayne of Methuen; her son, David N. Beaudin and Mary Ann Nardella of Salem, N.H., as well as eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Her deceased siblings include, Genevieve Dion, Fred Sicard, Gloria McGravey, and Jeanette Sicard.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call on Thursday, November 15, from 4 to 8 p.m.at the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 122 Amesbury Street, Lawrence. For online condolences and other information please visit us at www.breenfuneralhome.com.

Her funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, November 16 at 10:30 a.m. in Saint Lucy's Church in Methuen, and burial will follow at the Elmwood Cemetery, also in Methuen.