Beverly I. McGee

January 6, 1936March 2, 2014

Beverly I. (Eldridge) McGee, age 78, of Lynn passed away at home surrounded by her loving family, Sunday March 2, 2014, after a long illness. She was the wife of the late Lynn District Fire Chief James J. McGee. A life-long resident of Lynn, Beverly was born January 6, 1936. She was the daughter of the late Velma (Spaulding) Eldridge. Beverly worked as a cafeteria aide for the Lynn School Department for many years until her retirement. She was active in Pop Warner Cheerleading, Lynn Boys and Girl Scouts Little League, the VFW Post 507 for over 40 years, served as a past president. Beverly was also very active in Cancer fund raisers and also volunteered her time for the Chelsea Soldiers Home.

In addition to her late husband, Beverly is survived by her children, Donald McGee and his wife Cindy of Georgia, Judith Harvey and her husband Martin of South Carolina, and Jeanne Emanuel of Lynn. She was the Grandmother to Melissa, Michelle, Matthew, Sarah, Brian, Tony, Donna, and Bonnie. Beverly was the Great Grandmother to Dezirea, Alexis, Rylee, Felicity, Duke, Mackenzie, Aryn, Jameson, and Kacey. She was also survived by her 8 Great Grand Animals. Beverly was the sister to the late Harold Eldridge, Charles Eldridge, Russell Eldridge, Richard Eldridge, Phyllis Cheever, Dorothy Whitaker, and Mildred Hussey. Beverly was also survived by several nieces, nephews and friends.

Graveside service will be held on Wednesday March 5, 2014 at 1:00pm at Pine Grove Cemetery 145 Boston St. Lynn, MA.Arrangements under the direction of Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, Lynn, MA.


  • Committal Service Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Beverly I. McGee

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Debbie Lally

March 7, 2014

Sarah and Jeanne, my condolences for your loss. Beverly was a terrific lady and will be missed. My thoughts are with you and you whole family during this difficult time

Judy Robertson

March 5, 2014

What a great picture. So sorry for your loss.

dorothy bohanon

March 5, 2014

beverly was a life long friend and will be missed a great deal our thoughts and prayers go out to her family

March 4, 2014

That's a great picture to have remembering your Mom and Dad . May they Rest In Peace together forever. Lots of Love. Jeanne Alfonsi

Melissa Fraser

March 4, 2014

to the family, Myself,Melissa & My mother, Eileen Fraser are very sorry for your loss! our thoughts & prayers are with u
all at th
s time
grieving! Beverly was my great Aunt Beverly, She was the Aunt of my father, & the sister of my late grandfather Haryy Eldridge. she was an amazing & well admired woman! she will truly and sad missed!

March 4, 2014

iam sorry for lost my heart and prayers go out to all of you my from Charlene bucknam from bingo and avon

Donna (Shore) Granese

March 4, 2014

Mrs McGee was my Girl Scout Leader in the early 70's. I have fond memories of my Girl Scout Troop. RIP Mrs McGee
You take a:
G for Generosity
I for Interest too
R for Real good sportsmanship
L for Loyalty
You take an:
S for her Sincerity
C for Courtesy
And an OUT for OUT delight, that's a real Girl Scout, give a shout.
I am so sorry for your loss. Rest in Peace Mrs McGee

Jim Deprizito

March 4, 2014

Both Bev and Jim were good people. It was a pleasure knowing them.I also lived on Hawthorne Street where they both lived. RIP Bev

Karen Morrison

March 4, 2014

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Sis McCaul

March 4, 2014

You fought the great fight to the end, now may you rest in peace. I will miss you my friend. You will always be in my prayers. Sis McCaul