Judy Ann Beck(1946 - 2014)

Judy Ann Beck
07/16/46 - 02/16/14

Judy Ann Beck lost her very courageous battle with pancreatic cancer on February 16, 2014. She passed peacefully surrounded by her loving husband of 47 years, son, daughter-in-law and daughter.
Judy is survived by loving husband Richard, son and daughter-in-law, Greg and Dawn Beck, Livermore, Calif. and daughter and son-in-law, Amy and Ken Miller, Soquel, Calif. and four beautiful grandchildren, Kayleigh (12) and Keyara (8) Beck , Scotty (5) and Ryan (3) Miller as well as her 5 siblings, Sharon Lang (Helena, Mont.), Kay Messina (Seattle, Wash.), MaryPat "P-Pat" Tuss, (Opportunity, Mont.), John "Bobo" Kelly (Anaconda, Mont.), Vince "Fweetsie" Kelly(Lancaster, Calif.) and their spouses and families. She will be joined in heaven with Father Skip and mother Helen Kelly, brother Skipper Kelly and Baby Mike, whom died at birth.
She met the love of her life, Richard, in Anaconda. They were married at St Paul's Church in Anaconda on June 25, 1966. Then they moved to Sunnyvale, California and started their family, being blessed with 2 beautiful children, Greg and Amy. Judy loved golfing, bowling and spending time with her family.
After retirement in 2000, Richard and Judy moved to Lincoln, Calif., and started spending their summers in Polson, Montana with family and friends.
A Celebration of life for Judy will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Granite Springs Church, 1170 Joiner Parkway, Lincoln, Calif. at 1:30 p.m. Judy requested that this be a casual and upbeat gathering. Please consider wearing green for her Irish heritage and/or purple to represent her fight with pancreatic cancer.

Published in Gold Country Media Newspapers on Feb. 20, 2014