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artist , poet , real estate company executive

Beatrice Ann Engels, American artist, poet, retired real estate company executive. Achievements include ecological efforts that helped to save the wetlands near Blue Point, New York. Member Blue Point Republican Club, 1970—1988; Member of Famous Poets Society, Rosary Society (president), International Society Poets (life), Wet Paints Studio Group (life).

Background

Engels, Beatrice Ann was born on October 1, 1925 in New York City. Daughter of Sydney and Marguerite Agnes (Carroll) Jonap.

Education

Brokers degree, Dowling College, 1970.

Career

Agent real estate sales Kathleen Hart Real Estate, Bayport, New York, 1969—1970. President, real estate broker Beatrice A. Engels Realty, Patchogue, 1970—1976, Blue Point, 1976—1995. Director, president Beatrice A. Engels Art Gallery, Patchogue, 1970—1976, Petite Pallette Art Gallery, Bayport, 1989—1991.

Retired, 1995

Member real estate board Suffolk County, 1970—1980. Ecology advisory, Blue Point, 1974—1994. Columnist Long Island Advance, Patchogue, New York, 1971—1975, Suffolk County News, Sayville, New York, 1971—1975.

Achievements

  • Achievements include ecological efforts that helped to save the wetlands near Blue Point, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Morning Song, 1996 (Editor's Choice award, 1996), Sea Sonnets and Other Poems, 1997, Endless Skies of Blue (Editor's Choice award, 1997), Best Poems of 1997, Celebration of Poets, 1997, Outstanding Poets of 1998 (Editor's Choice award, 1998), Best Poems of 1998. Author: (compiled by Famous Poets Press) Our 100 Most Famous Poets, 2004. Author, illustrator: Marguerite, The Story of a Dolly, 2003.

      Author: (songs) Best Christmas Present, 1998. Coordinator watercolor workshops and annual show in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida.

Membership

Member Blue Point Republican Club, 1970—1988. Member of Famous Poets Society, Rosary Society (president), International Society Poets (life), Wet Paints Studio Group (life).

Connections

Married James J. Engels, May 10, 1944 (deceased). Children: James J. Junior(deceased), Edward R., Marguerite Mary McHale.

father:
Sydney Jonap

mother:
Marguerite Agnes (Carroll) Jonap

spouse:
James J. Engels

children:
James J. Junior Engels (deceased)

Edward R. Engels

Marguerite Mary McHale Engels