Frederick Robert Beacham, a man well known and highly respected in this area for over 40 years, passed away at the home of his son-in-law, Dr. Vance Farrell, 17 Depot Street, Grimsby, on Monday, April 11.
Deceased was a carpenter by trade, and had practiced this vocation in Beamsville and district for some 40 years. Failing health caused him to move to Grimsby a year ago. He was in his 77thyear.
Besides his sorrowing wife, the former Eliza Jane Rummery, he leaves to mourn his passing a daughter, Mrs. Edna A. Farrell, Aylmer, and a brother, Edward of Auburn, N.Y., birthplace of the deceased.
Funeral services were conducted from the home of Dr. Vance R. Farrell on Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m., Rev. A.L.Griffith officiating. Interment was made in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Messrs. Roy Hobden, Ronald Babcock, Ralph Brown, Frank Eckhardt, Lloyd Tufford, Delos Hurst.