Frederick K. Beck, 74, of 183 Weownit Rd., Emporium died at 1437 Bucktail Rd., St. Marys on Wednesday (April 18, 2012) morning in an automobile accident.
He was born July 25, 1937 in Sterling Run a son of the late Isaac LeRoy and Ethel Anderson Beck.
On September 23, 1967 in Addison, Illinois he married the late Joan May Beck.
Mr. Beck graduated from Cameron County High School in the class of 1955. He was the owner of Tycoon Express Trucking. Fred drove truck over 50 years and was a member of the seven Million mile plus club. He was a member of the Teamsters Union. He enjoyed fishing, his dog Molly and especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Son: Dan Beck and his wife Colleen, Algonquin, IL
Son: Keith Beck
Daughter: Laura Thier and her husband Bryan, West Chicago, IL
3 Grandchildren: Samantha, Katie and Nick and 1 Great Granddaughter Madison
2 Brothers: Richard Beck and his wife Dottie, Emporium and Elwood Beck and his wife Joy, Youngsville, PA
Sister: Anna Christine Smith Black, Emporium
Preceded in Death By
Parents: Isaac LeRoy and Ethel Anderson Beck
Wife: Joan May Beck
Sister: Kathryn Rees
Sister: Cynthia Bierly
Visitation will be at the Barnett Funeral Home on Monday from 12:00-12:45 PM followed by the Funeral Service at the Funeral Home at 1:00 PM with Rev. Jeremy Caskey, Pastor of the Faith Baptist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in the Newton Cemetery, Emporium.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Guy & Mary Felt Manor, 110 East 4th Street, Emporium, PA 15834
Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net
BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements.