Bertie June Beck
June 24, 1930 - October 20, 2018
Bertie June Beck, age 88 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Kirksville Manor in Kirksville, Missouri.
Born June 24, 1930 in Kirksville, Missouri, the daughter of Foster Thomas and Bonnie Mae (Fast) Vandiver. On September 23, 1951 in Trenton, Missouri she was united in marriage to Edward Eugene Beck who preceded her in death on January 4, 1994.
Also preceding her in death were her parents and three sisters, Mary Vandiver, Deloma West, and Maurita Duffy.
Surviving are two sons, Michael Beck and wife Marcia of Raymore, Missouri and Steve Beck of La Plata, Missouri; one daughter, Rhonda Hunter and husband Mike of Centerburg, Ohio; five grandchildren, Bradford Beck, Jayci Hoarsely, Leslie Chapman, Eric Hunter, and Casey Ribble; several great grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Bertie was a 1948 graduate of Kirksville High School. She moved to La Plata from Trenton, Missouri in 1973. She was a member of the Bells and Beaus Square Dance Club and the First Baptist Church in Trenton, Missouri. Bertie enjoyed quilting and family gatherings.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Travis Funeral Chapel in La Plata, Missouri with visitation starting at 1:00 p.m. Burial will be in the La Plata Cemetery.
Memorials in memory of Bertie June Beck may be made to the La Plata Cemetery. They may be sent to or left at Travis Funeral Chapel, 125 S. Church St., La Plata, Missouri 63549.