BASIL O. 'JUNIOR' BECK JR., 86 ROCKFORD - Basil O. Beck, Jr., 86, passed away at 5:10 p.m., Friday, April 11, 2014 in Swedish American Hospital. He was born August 9, 1927 in Ramsey, IL, the son of Basil and Ida (Duvall) Beck. He married Evelyn B. Tilton in rural Oregon, IL on April 17, 1948. Basil was a former printer and worked in the Rochelle, Woodstock, Crystal Lake, and Chicago areas for many years. He is a US Army veteran. Survived by his wife, Evelyn; children, Robert Beck (Roxanne), Pamela Beck (Michael), Evelyn Nuhn (Bill), Basil P. Beck, and Joseph Beck (Kathleen); 6 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; sisters, Peggy Mayberry and Patricia McCann; a brother, Elvis Beck; and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by a daughter, Angela Beck Kreger, his parents, 6 brothers, and 2 sisters. Private family service at a later date. Interment of cremated remains will be in Flagg Center Cemetery. Arrangements by Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd., 215 N. Sixth St., Rockford. Online condolences at www.sundbergfh.com. Memorials may be directed to Winnebago County Animal Control.
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Published in Rockford Register Star from Apr. 13 to Apr. 14, 2014