|Birth: ||Aug. 12, 1934|
|Death: ||May 1, 2011|
BIOGRAPHY provided by Ellen Sorenson:
Robert was the first of 3 children born to Leo and Agatha (Mueller) Beckwith.
He married Janice Stenzel on November 30, 1957 at Visitation Catholic Church in Minneapolis (Hennepin), MN. They had three children: Jodi, Dan, and Kari.
Robert served in the U.S. Navy from June 19, 1952 to July 27, 1955 as a signal man on the USS James C Owens DD776 during the Korean War.
OBITUARY provided by Ellen Sorenson:
Beckwith, Robert "Bob" Age 76, of Eagan, passed away May 1, 2011. Loved and missed by wife, Jan; children, Jodi (Paul) Hedstrom of New Prague, Dan (Lynn) Beckwith of Prior Lake, Kari (Rick) Berg of Plymouth; grandchildren Cortney, Megan (fiance Ryan), Kaylee, Connor, Luke; brother, Greg (Jolene) Beckwith of Dallas, TX. Mass of Christian Burial, MON., MAY 23 at 10 am, with visitation one hour prior ALL at St. John Neumann Catholic Church 4030 Pilot Knob Rd., Eagan. Inurnment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Ballard-Sunder Funeral Home www.ballardsunderfuneral.com Prior Lake Chapel 952-447-2633
~ published in Star Tribune on May 8, 2011
Husband Dad Grandpa
Fort Snelling National Cemetery
Plot: Section CC1, Row 4, Site 79D
Created by: Ellen Sorenson
Record added: Jun 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70834506