|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1911|
|Death: ||Jun. 3, 2005|
Ida Caroline Beckmann, age 94, of Rockford, IL, formerly of Yorkville, IL, passed away on Friday, June 3, 2005 at the Rockford Memorial Hospital in Rockford, IL. She was born on January 8, 1911 in Garland, Nebraska, the daughter of August and Caroline (Fricken) Pohlmann.
Ida was united in marriage on April 12, 1936 in Garland, Nebraska, to Mr. Herbert R. Beckmann, and they spent 63 happy years together until his passing on November 13, 1998. Mrs. Beckmann was a member of the Cross Lutheran Church in Yorkville, IL. Ida will be remembered for the wonderful care she took of her husband and their home. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt who will be deeply missed by her family and many friends.
She is survived by her children, Marilyn (Dean) Thanepohn of Las Vegas, NV and Larry (Pamela) Beckmann of Rockford, IL; her grandchildren, Pamela (Ryan) Kubat of Owatonna, MN, Brenda (Ryan) Christman of Denver, CO, Julie (Jeremy) Jacoby of Denver, CO, Rodney Thanepohn of Las Vegas, NV, Brad (Kathy) Beckmann of Phoenix, AZ and Todd Beckmann of NJ; as well as her seven great-grandchidlren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, August and Caroline Pohlmann; her husband, Herbert Beckmann; and her nine brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, 2005 at the Cross Lutheran Church, 8609 Route 47 in Yorkville, IL with Pastor Brian Truog officiating. Interment will follow in the Cross Lutheran Cemetery, Yorkville, IL.
Friends may call from 1:00 p.m. until the hour of service on Thursday, June 9, 2005 at the Cross Lutheran Church in Yorkville, IL.
Memorials in Ida's name may be made to the Cross Lutheran Church, 8609 Route 47, Yorkville, IL 60560.
Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Home (630) 553-7611.
Cross Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Sep 19, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11780642
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