RIVER RANCH - Donald E. Beach, 84, of River Ranch, Fl, formerly of Titusville, Pa, passed away Friday July 18, 2014, unexpectedly after a short stay in Lake Wales Medical Center.
Mr. Beach was born in Titusville, Pa, on August 25, 1929. He is survived by 5 children Gladys Daly, Deborah Peeples, Don Beach Jr., Jerry Beach, Linda Beach, 18 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, 7 great great grandchildren, 3 brothers Dale Beach, Dennis Beach, Richard Beach, 1 sister Violet Hoffman. Preceded in death were wife Bernice Beach, 2 daughters Barbara Ann and Judy Lynn, parents George and Gladys Beach, 3 brothers Albert Beach, Leo Beach and Ed Beach.
Mr. Beach was Veteran of the US Army and spent most of his career as a Truck Driver and was Owner/Operator of the Titusville Cab company from 1968 to 1973. For the past 5 years of his career Mr. Beach owned and operated his own trucking franchise business with Century Trucking. Mr. Beach retired in 1993 and moved to Florida in 1998 with his wife Bernice. Don was also in the cast of the River Ranch Gunslingers and moved to River Ranch in 2008.
The family will be holding a Memorial Service at River Ranch Chapel and Titusville, Pa. Dates and times will be announced at a near future date.


Published in Ledger from July 22 to July 23, 2014