Born on January 28, 1950 in Easton, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Patsy and Sadie Verenna Berretta.
Michelle worked for various medical facilities in the Phillipsburg area as a Medical Office Manager.
She loved to travel, enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and her children which she devoted her life too. She loved going to the shore and cruising the Caribbean. Michelle loved cooking and making huge family dinners. She was the owner of many dogs and a friend to all animals.
Michelle is survived by her beloved companion, friend, and forever partner, Simon Phillips, her beloved children, Christopher Beebe and his wife Melissa of Bethlehem, Pa., Jennifer Pickel and her husband Luke of Wilson Boro, Pa., Kasey Kinney and her husband Michael of Bangor, Pa. She is also survived by her adoring grandchildren, Anthony, Nicholas, Madison, Jackson, Joey Sophia and Emerson Rae.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 from 6PM to 8PM at The Finegan Funeral Home, 302 Heckman St. Phillipsburg, NJ. A Service will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 11AM. Interment will follow at the Northampton Memorial Shrine, Palmer Twp., Pa.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Peaceable Kingdom Animal Shelter, 1049 MacArthur Rd. Whitehall, Pa. 18052.