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John F. "Sonny" Beam
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1931
Steuben County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 2003
Chemung County
New York, USA

(Sonny) Beam, 72, of
Reservoir Hill Road, passed
away Tuesday, October 14,
2003 at the Arnot Ogdon
Medical Center in Elmira.
He was born January 29,
1931 in Hammondsport the
son of John and Frieda
Carmer Beam.
Sonny was a member of the
Steuben County Sheriff's Dept.
Auxiliary Police and a former
member of the
Hammondsport Vol. Fire
Dept. He retired from
Mercury Aircraft in 1994 . He was
also a avid fisherman here
and in Florida.
Surviving are his wife of 53
years whom he married
September 16, 1950, Dorothy
McMindes Beam. Children:
John E. (Karen) Beam of Las
Vegas, Nevada; Sandra and
Christine Beam both of
Hammondsport; Karen
(Daniel) Tenny of
Hammondsport and Charles
S. (Suzanne) Beam of Athens,
PA; 5 grandchildren,
Samantha Nicholson of
Virginia Beach, VA; George
Moore of Hammondsport,
Kayla Beam of York, PA. and
Courtney and Asleigh Beam
both of Honolulu, HA;
Brother; Lawrence Beam, of
Hammondsport, Sisters:
Florence Nichols of Seneca
Falls, Mary June (Armond)
Payne of Ionia, NY and
Joanne Beam of
Hammondsport, Aunt Marian
Decker of Bath; several nieces,
nephews and cousins.
Friends may call Friday
from 7-9 p.m. at the
LaMarche Funeral Home of
Hammondsport where
Funeral and Committal
Services will take place
Saturday at 1 p.m. Rev. Dr.
Donald Vallet will officiate.
Interment will be in Pleasant
Valley Cemetery,Hammondsport.
The family will provide
their own flowers, memorials
will be made to the'
Hammondsport Vol. Fire Dept.
or the Hammondsport Vol.
Ambulance Corp. 
Family links: 
  John Thomas Beam (1906 - 1978)
  Freida M. Carmer Beam (1906 - 1983)
  Dorothy J Beam (1931 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Valley Cemetery
Steuben County
New York, USA
Created by: Stuart Strout Woodside S...
Record added: Mar 19, 2011
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John F. Sonny Beam
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