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Richard A. Beckman

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Richard A. Beckman

Oshkosh - Richard A. Beckman, age 82, of Clintonville, formerly of Oshkosh, passed away at Theda Clark Medical Center on Sunday, May 13, 2018.

Dick was born in Oshkosh on March 10, 1936, to Arthur and Ardene (Sawallish) Beckman. He served his country in the US Army, and married his wife, Patricia Elmer on October 28, 1960, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Oshkosh. He resided most of his life in Oshkosh working for UW Oshkosh. He loved his children and he would smile when he spoke of his grandchildren. He loved his home and working around the yard.

Dick is loved and will be missed by three children: Carrie (Bill) Kolaske of Bonduel, WI; Jill Beckman of Arvada, CO; Michael Beckman of Parker, CO.; five grandchildren: Nicole and Zac Challis of Pulaski; Noel Daker, US Army; Benjiman and Alexander Wall of CO; Veronica Slayzak of CO.; further surviving is brother, James Beckman of AZ; one sister, Donna Daniels, of Oshkosh; and many nieces and nephews. Dick was preceded in death by his wife of 38 years, Patricia (Elmer) Beckman; his parents, Arthur and Ardene Beckman; his sister and brother in law, Bob and Joann (Beckman) Stutzman.

Funeral Services for Dick will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Seefeld Funeral Chapel, 1025 Oregon St. at 11:00 a.m., with visitation for family and friends from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Dick will be laid to rest at Lake View Memorial Park.


Published in Oshkosh Northwestern on May 17, 2018
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