Aurelia Beckford, 89, of Elizabeth, passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at St. Michael’s Medical Center, Newark. Born in Palma Soriano, Oriente, Cuba, she came to the United States and resided in Elizabeth since 1970.
Mrs. Beckford was a medical administrator for the office of Dr. Pedro A. Beckford.
She was the beloved wife for 57 years of Pedro A. Beckford, M.D., devoted mother of Elizabeth Beckford-Brathwaite of Jersey City, Estela Beckford, M.D. of Elizabeth, and Jesús Beckford of Cranford. Beloved Mother-in-Law of Julian Brathwaite and Valarie Beckford. Loving sister of Mercedes Cobas, Marta Cobas, Aracelis Cobas and Eurípides Cobas. Cherished grandmother of Brian Rivera, Gabriel Beckford and Viviana Beckford.
Viewing: Sunday, 3:00-7:00 PM.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday, March 5, 2018, 10:30 AM at the Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home, 2124 E. St. Georges Ave, Linden NJ 07036 (908) 352-9190. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM. Entombment Rosedale Cemetery, Linden.