Mar. 24, 1920 Lafayette Tippecanoe County Indiana, USA
John Beck died Wednesday morning at 7:40 o'clock at St Anthony's Home, where he had been residing for some time. Mr Beck was 84 years old and was born in Germany. He came to America when a young man and for some time was employed with his brother in the grocery business. He was also custodian of the old St Joseph Hall for many years. He was a member of St Boniface Catholic church and was held in high esteem. Surviving are his widow and three children, Mrs Ray Kelly, of Chicago; Mrs Mary Harmen, of Chicago, and John Beck of Portland, Oregon. Friends can view the remains at St Anthony home Thursday afternoon. The funeral will be conducted from St Boniface church Friday morning at 9 o'clock. Burial will be in St Boniface Cemetery.