PATRICIA ANNE BECKMAN, 69 SARASOTA, Fla. - Patricia Anne (Chronister) Beckman died March 9, 2013, at the age of 69. A memorial service was held Friday, March 15, at St. Armands Key Lutheran Church in Sarasota. Graveside services will be held in early June at Dakota Cemetery in Dakota, Ill. Patricia was born July 14, 1943, in Davenport, Iowa. She was a 1961 graduate of Bettendorf High School and attended the University of Iowa
. She married Dennis Keith Beckman in 1964. Patricia is survived by her husband, Dennis, of nearly fifty years; children, Julia of Reno, Nev., James, of Chicago, Ill., and Jennifer, of Arlington, Va.; and a granddaughter, Patricia. Patricia was active in St. Armands Key Lutheran Church as a member of the choir, and was a member of the Sarasota Garden Club, the Bird Key Women's Club, the Key of Sea Chorus, and the Daughters of the American Revolution. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the St. Armands Key Lutheran Church Foundation.