Irma Beebe


NAUGATUCK — Irma (Burdorf) Beebe, age 79, loving wife of James R. Beebe, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2022, at the Lutheran Home, Southbury, after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Born in Hamburg, Minn. on Oct. 22, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Helen (Albers) Burdorf. Irma retired from the Law Firm of Lynch, Traub, Keefe & Errante in New Haven after many years.

She and her family were active members of various churches.

She enjoyed music, and especially time with her children and grandchildren.
Besides her husband Jim of 56 years, she leaves her children, son Tony Beebe, her daughters Melissa Christiana and Teresa Clouse; her loving grandchildren, Meghan, Benjamin and Avery; her sisters, Norma Scott, Lois Budach and Lorraine Huitt; and several nieces and nephews.
Irma was predeceased by her brothers Wilbert, Wilmer, Arnold and sister Esther.

All services were to be private.

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Memorial contributions in Irma’s honor may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 N. Main St., Naugatuck, is in care of her arrangements.