Beatrice Abowitt, 88


PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Beatrice Abowitt passed away on Jan. 6. She was a resident of Pawtucket. Bea was the daughter of Sarah and Julius Gilden. She was the older sister to her beloved brother, Alvin. She grew up in Providence and graduated from Pembroke College (Brown University) with a bachelor’s degree. 

She was a stay-at-home mom for many years, then worked for 23 years at Sears. She was married to Irving Dworman, for many happy years until he passed away. She later married Munroe Abowitt, and they enjoyed a good life together as well. 

Bea is survived by her two daughters, Tracy Dworman, of Pawtucket, and Amy Bianco of southern California, Amy’s husband, Danny, and their son Misha, who she dearly loved. Her kindness, love and grace are missed by all who knew her. 

The family would like to thank the fourth floor staff at Summit Commons Nursing Home and Kindred Hospice as well as Rabbi Wayne Franklin and Sarah Lavendier-Colon at Sugarman-Sinai Memorial Chapel.