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Theodore (Ted) Beckman, Russell County, KY (1942-2016)

He was a salesman for Shoreline Communications and a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Jamestown, KY. He was a native of Jefferson County, KY, and a resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Henry& Evelyn Bush Beckman. His wife, Julie Beckman, survives. He leaves seven direct living descendants.
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Theodore "Ted" Beckmann, 73, of Russell Springs, KY, died Saturday, February 20, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY

Funeral service for Theodore "Ted" Beckmann will be 12pmCT, Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at the Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 406 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, with Rev. David Naylor officiating. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Tuesday, February 23, at Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, and after 10amCT, Wednesday at the church.

Pallbearers: Dave Johnson, Terry Popplewell, Jesse Tucker, Darrell McQueary, Tanner Popplewell, Charlie Beckmann, and Dennis Justice.

Theodore (Ted) Beckman, Russell County, KY (1942-2016)

He was born Saturday, December 26, 1942 in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY. He was the son of the late Henry & Evelyn Bush Beckmann. He died Saturday, February 20, 2016, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 73 years, one month, and 25 days.

He was a salesman for Shoreline Communications and a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Jamestown, KY.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Beckmann.

Survivors include the following:
  • His wife, Julie Beckmann, Russell Springs, KY

  • Four children, DeAnna (Terry) Popplewell, Russell Springs, KY; Ted (Rita) Beckmann, Crestwood, KY; Audra (Sam) Skaggs, Somerset, KY; and Henry "Hank" Beckmann, Russell Springs, KY

  • Three grandchildren, Tanner, Emma, and Charlie

  • One sister, Barbara Klein, Jeffersontown, KY
The family requests memorials be made to Holy Spirit Catholic Church. These can be made at the funeral home or church.

Send condolences to the family of Theodore (Ted) Beckman

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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