Beatrice Hagopian enjoyed music and gardening

Beatrice Hagopian, 90, died on Nov. 27, 2018, at Luther Manor in Wauwatosa. She was the daughter of the late John and Rose Kigian.

She attended South Milwaukee High School and graduated in 1947. Beatrice married Sam Hagopian in 1948. Sam died in 2017, and also preceding Beatrice in death was her infant son, Gary Hagopian; her parents; her sister, Ann Mardoian; and her great-grandson, Gavin Florez.

In her free time, Beatrice enjoyed music, dancing, gardening, cooking, and entertaining her family and friends, who all cared very much for her.

Beatrice is survived by her children, Linda (Stephen) Knowles and Sam (Michelle) Hagopian. Also surviving are her grandchildren: Richard (Cynthia) Hagopian, Timothy (Amy Hart) Knowles, James (Kathrine) Knowles, and Courtney Knowles (Nathan) Fett, and by great-grandchildren Marshall Knowles and Ava Florez.

The funeral was held at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

The family would like to thank the staff of Luther Manor and Froedtert Hospital for their care of Beatrice.