Beverly Ann Rodenbeck, who lived in East Hampton for many years, died in Brick, N.J., on July 10 after a four-year battle with cancer. She was 72.
Born in Manhattan on June 12, 1939, to John Baldwin Meeker and the former Emily Ann Rice, who later moved to East Hampton, Ms. Rodenbeck graduated from East Hampton High School and Union Junior College in Cranford, N.J. On Nov. 19, 1966, she was married to Donald Rodenbeck. They moved to Westfield, N.J., and lived there for 31 years. For much of that time Ms. Rodenbeck worked at Breuninger Brothers, an insurance firm.
“She enjoyed baseball, cats, and jewelry,” said her family. Ms. Rodenbeck is survived by her husband and a brother, John Meeker of Roswell, Ga.
Ms. Rodenbeck was cremated. Her ashes will be buried at Monmouth Memorial Park in Monmouth, N.J., after her husband dies.