Beatrice Mabutho born on March 29 1939 in Wittlesea Queenstown South Africa. Attended Uitenhage primary and high school.. Trained as a Registered Nurse and Midwife at Livingstone Hospital Port Elizabeth South Africa. Migrated to the United States in 1978. Completed a Bachelors degree at Jersey City University in Jersey City NJ and a Maters degree at Kean University in Union NJ. Beatrice is survived by one brother Lizo and 3 sisters many nieces and nephews.