(Age 82) of Lower Macungie Township, PA and Bradenton, FL died December 8, 2015 in Bradenton, FL. He was the husband of Betty L. (Crawford) Beasman. They were married for 45 years. Born in Baltimore, MD he was the son of the late Arthur and Elise (Neumeister) Beasman. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Civil) in 1962 and a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Mechanical) in 1967, both from Johns Hopkins University. He retired in 1998 as General Manager of Engineering for Bethlehem Steel Corporation after 41 years in various engineering positions. He was a member of the Catholic Church of St. Thomas More, Allentown, PA. He was an Army Veteran having served from 1953 to 1955. Survivors: wife, Betty; son, Charles Beasman, Jr. and his wife, Linda of Baltimore, MD; daughter, Wanda and her husband, Gary Thompson of Baltimore, MD; daughter, Karen and her husband, Stephen Norris of Annapolis, MD; step-daughter, Vicki Kemp Wright of Salisbury, MD; brother, Robert W. Beasman and his wife, Cindy of Belair, MD; 12 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren. He is predeceased by step-son, Joseph Kemp. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Thomas More in Allentown, PA on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Contributions may be made to St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown, PA or First Presbyterian Church, Bethlehem, PA. Condolences may be made to www.brownandsonsfuneral.com.
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Published in The Bradenton Herald on Dec. 10, 2015