|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1912|
|Death: ||Apr. 19, 2008|
Elma M. Beckwith, age 95, formerly of Orchard Grove East Liverpool, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008 at East Liverpool City Hospital after a lengthy illness.
The daughter of the late John and Lillian (Small) Rambo, she was born in East Liverpool on August 28, 1912. Living her entire life in this area, Mrs. Beckwith had worked as a Finisher at the former Wellsville China Co. retiring in 1975. She had been active with the Ceramic Senior Citizens, Area Senior Citizens, and a 30 year member of the Hillendale Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth O. Beckwith Sr. in 2001. They were married in 1935.
Survivors include, two sons, Kenneth Beckwith of Front Royal. Va., and Richard Beckwith and his wife, Kay, of East Liverpool. Two daughters, Lois Ann Butler of East Liverpool and Linda Bosworth and her husband, Roger, of Girard, Ohio. And a daughter in law, Darlene Beckwith, of East Liverpool. 6 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren and her loving campanion, Bear.
In addition to her husband, and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Ronald Beckwith, a son in law, Kenneth Butler Sr., a daughter in law, Trudy Beckwith, two brothers, Herman and Howard Rambo, a sister, Lois Swaney, three grandsons, Randy Beckwith, David Williams, and Wade Jordan. One great grandson, Tyler Butler.
Services will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2008, at 1:30 PM. at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes with Pastor Steve Huskey of Destiny House Assembly of God officiating. Burial will follow in the United Presbyterian Cemetery of Calcutta. Family and friends will gather at the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Hospitality Center after services.
John M. Rambo (1881 - 1957)
Lillian C. Smull Rambo (1887 - 1973)
Kenneth Oliver Beckwith (1915 - 2001)
Calcutta United Presbyterian Cemetery
Created by: San
Record added: Jul 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39952678
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