Beth (McGee) Rakowski, 60, of Pottstown, East Coventry Twp., wife of Raymond Rakowski, passed away on Friday, December 31 at Promedica Nursing Home in Pottstown.

Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of Richard McGee and Arline Wyatt.

Beth received her Bachelors of Arts in accounting from the College of Philadelphia. She worked for the Pottstown YWCA for 11 years where she started as a volunteer and worked her way to their Chief Financial Officer. Beth volunteered with Habitat for Humantiy and The Steel River Playhouse and loved to garden and being outside. Beth and Ray often travelled to Maine for vacation. Her and Raymond also competed on the national level in the Senior Olympics.

Surviving with her husband and parents is brother Charles McGee, fiancé of Eileen Rupertus and niece Megan McGee.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, January 10, 11:00AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ltd., 595 Main Street, Trappe, with visitation from 10:00Am to 11:00AM. Burial will be private and at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Beth’s name to YWCA Tri-County Area Development Department, 315 King St, Pottstown, PA 19464

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I had the pleasure of working with Beth in my role as a consultant and she was really a great person to be around. Always appreciative, smart, kind, and had a great sense of humor. My thoughts are with her family, friends, and all her co-workers, past and present.

~ Mike Bodine
1/11/2022 1:22:18 PM

Beth I know you are with Jesus.

~ Dawn Short Pottstown, PA
1/10/2022 11:21:24 AM

Very sorry to hear about the Passing of Beth, a very good Person. Our Family knows Beth going back to our Glenside Days. Sympathies to Beth’s Husband, Brother Niece and Parents. You are all in our thoughts and Prayers. God Bless

~ William Gleason West Caldwell, NJ
1/9/2022 5:08:12 PM

We would like to give our condolences to the Family of Beth we will pray for your healing through your grief we ask Jesus for comfort and peace over your grief at this time in Jesus name .Amen Kenny&Patti Moore

~ Moore Patricia.
1/8/2022 4:38:14 PM

Beth was my cousin/sister/friend. I will so miss our daily text and phone conversations, and the laughs and tears we shared over the years. Sending love and sympathy to Ray and the rest of her family. She is out of pain and at peace now.

~ Betsi Wilson Hayesville, NC
1/4/2022 11:24:45 AM