Obituary of George Beck
George Beck, 86, US Army, longtime Libertyville resident passed away September 1, 2019 at his residence. George received his degree in Chemistry from Indiana University and went on to have a successful career with the Dearborn Chemical Company. He was a longtime parishioner and volunteer at St. Joseph Parish, Libertyville. He was an avid bike rider and participated in the IU “Little 500” bike ride. He was a true gentleman and he will be dearly missed.
George is survived by his wife Helen “Lee” of 58 years; his children Jenny Beck (Eric Schmidt), Nancy Doyle, Betsy (Cliff) Roberts and Jan (Mike) Chica; 11 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life Ceremony for George and Lee will held from 12:00 -2:00 pm Saturday September 28th at McMurrough Funeral Chapel, 101 Park Place (Rt 176, 1 Blk East of Rt 21), Libertyville with a service at 1:30pm. Funeral info (847) 362-2626. Please sign the guestbook at libertyvillefuneralhome.comTo plant a tree in memory of George Beck, please visit Tribute Store