Sally J. Beauchamp, 83, of Alpena passed away Friday, February 21, 2020 at her home surrounded by loved ones.
Sally Jean Markowski was born February 8, 1937 in Alpena, Michigan to the late Walter and Emma (Kalisch) Markowski. She attended grade school through 8 th grade at St. Bernard’s School. Then she went on to graduate from Catholic Central High School in 1955. Sally married Leo Beauchamp on November 26, 1955 at St. Bernard Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on October 2, 1998. She was a member of the All Saints Parish and a member of the MidMichigan Medical Center’s Auxiliary. Sally started making quilts the year after her husband died and since 2005 was part of a small quilting group called, “The Material Girls”. They would make quilts for themselves and organizations in Alpena.
She is survived by her daughter Vicki Beauchamp; 2 aunts Mary Lou Holmes and Mildred LaDouce.
Visitation will take place on Tuesday at St. Bernard Church of All Saints Parish from 10 a.m. until the time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 12 p.m. with Rev. James Fitzpatrick officiating. Arrangements are being handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.
Interment: Holy Cross Cemetery
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: The Friendship Room or Huron Humane Society.