CHELMSFORD -- Alma L. Beebe, age 90, of Chelmsford, passed away on Thursday, May 8, 2014 in Chelmsford after a period of declining health.
She was born and raised in Graniteville on October 1, 1923, a daughter of the late Walter and Louise (Cleary) Beebe. Alma received her education through Westford schools, having graduated from Westford Academy, Class of 1941.
Prior to her retirement, she was employed as an administrative assistant with MIT Lincoln Labs in Bedford for many years.
Alma was a very self sufficient, independent woman who had a razor wit. She was very handy and was fascinated with anything mechanical. She would be able to take anything apart, repair it and put it back together with ease.
She leaves numerous nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. She was the sister of the late Willard and Edward Beebe, Phyllis Staples and Marjorie Dube.
At her request, there will be no visitation. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend her Graveside Prayer Service on Monday, May 12 at 11 o'clock at Fairview Cemetery, Westford. Interment to follow. To share your thoughts and memories of Alma, please click the sign guest book link. Funeral Director, Scott Laurin.