Harold A. Beckman
Harold A. Beckman, age 93, of Springfield died at 1:05 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Villa East. He was born November 29, 1918 in Springfield to Frank and Florence Kramer Beckman. He married Dorothy (Boehner) Hart and she preceded him in death in 2008. He is also preceded in death by his parents and one step son: Gary Hart.
He is survived by one step son: Dennis (Dow) Hart of Thailand; five nephews: Alan, Glen and Frank Beckman and Tim and John Giles and several cousins.
Harold was an Army veteran serving during WWII. He was a life-member of VFW Post 10302 and a member of Ironworker Local #46. He was a trap shooter who participated in many state and national competitions. He was a member of the Wednesday trap shooting league.
He was a resident of Springfield most of his life.
Visitation: 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend August Sperl officiating. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross.