Mary Ellen (Morgan) Beatty, age 96 of Irons MI and St James City FL, passed away February 6, 2017. She was born in DeGraff OH to Mary (Summer) and Toney Morgan. She is survived by husband Donald T. Beatty, daughter Sally (Roger) Hubbell, sons Thomas (Tina) Beatty and William Beatty, grandsons Jeff and Eric Hubbell and Joseph Beatty.
She graduated from DeGraff HS and from Capital University with a degree in Elementary Ed. She loved teaching but music was one of the great pleasures of her life. She gave piano lessons to young and old; shared her talent at the piano for musicals, service clubs, nursing homes, churches and in restaurants. She also loved camping and traveling all over the US with her husband, Donald. Wherever she found a piano in her travels, she played. She was a member of P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization), a founding member of Pine Island FL F.I.S.H., and a Hospice volunteer.
A Memorial Service will be held at Pine Island United Methodist Church on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 11:00AM.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in her memory to Pine Island F.I.S.H., PO Box 357 Bokeelia FL 33993.