Richard Homer Beers

Richard Homer Beers, 82, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in Fort Worth. Celebration of life: will be held in late September in Iowa. Richard was born in Grand River, Iowa, to William Beers and Martha Brammer Beers. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Richard farmed for 32 years in Iowa prior to moving to Arlington 25 years ago. He worked for ERA Realtors in Arlington. Richard was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Don. Survivors: Beloved wife of 57 years, Marjorie; sons, Rick Beers, Mark Beers and wife, Lisa D.; daughter, Lisa Beers; brother, Ed Beers and wife, Reva; sister, Merna Downey and husband, Frank; brother-in-law, Chuck Onken and wife, Beverly; grandchildren, Trevor and Matt; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Published in Star-Telegram on June 30, 2013