Ward Lee Beam, Sr. 73, Burlingame, Kansas passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013 at an Osage nursing home. He was born August 1, 1939 at home in Richland, KS the son of Ward C. and Anna Mary Hackel Beam. He graduated from Winchester High School. Ward was in the United States Army Reserve, was a truck driver for most of his life, and enjoyed junking. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Angela Beam and a sister Vicky Jo Coffman. Survivors include, a daughter, Kimberly A. Silver (Kenneth), Scranton, KS; a son, Ward Lee Beam Jr., Scranton, KS; a granddaughter, Kelsey Silver, Scranton, KS; a sister, Karen Baker, Burlingame, KS; two brothers, Don and Steve Beam. A Celebration of Life will be held 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013 at Grace Community Church, Overbrook, KS. Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Care Hospice, 200 SW Frazier Cir., Topeka, KS 66606.
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Published in Topeka Capital-Journal on Mar. 26, 2013