Marilyn R. Beck
Beck, 87, of Fond du Lac, passed away on Friday, December 27, 2019 at Hope
Senior Living in Lomira.
She was born
on January 15, 1932 in Fond du Lac, to the late Edward and Rose (Mashock)
On June 30,
1951 she married Eugene A. Beck at St. Mary’s Church, Fond du Lac. He preceded
her in death on October 30, 2010.
Eugene owned and operated a family dairy farm in the town of Byron. She was a
nursing assistant for many decades at Waupun Hospital and for Fond du Lac
County. She volunteered with a group of friends singing at several nursing
homes in town. They loved to travel and occasionally visit casinos. Marilyn and
Eugene loved music and the dancing that came with it. For ten years Marilyn and
Eugene enjoyed spending their winters in Yuma AZ.
include her two sons, Michael (Louisa) Beck of Fond du Lac, Edward (Mary) Beck
of Waukesha, one daughter, Debbie (Mike) Serwe of Campbellsport, six
grandchildren, Scott Beck, Andrew Beck, Andrea Beck, Jim (Kris) Serwe, Jennifer
(Jeremy) Anderson and Matthew (Kylie) Serwe and nine great grandchildren. She
is further survived by two sisters, Audrey Gray, Janice Halbach and one
sister-in-law, Eva Ollerman.
preceded in death by her husband, Eugene; a daughter Linda Leyden in 1989, an
infant son, John Beck in 1961, two granddaughters, Tanya and Kimberly Leyden;
two brothers, Delmore Ollerman and Alvin Ollerman.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 2, 2020 from 10:00 AM until 12:00
noon at the Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac.
Liturgy of the Word will be celebrated at 12:00 noon on Thursday at the funeral
home. Entombment will follow in the Shrine of Rest Mausoleum, Ledgeview
In lieu of
flowers, memorials may be directed to the family for disbursement to a Holy
Family Catholic Community Fund.
wishes to thank the staff of Heartland Hospice and Hope Senior Living in Lomira
for their care and compassion given to Marilyn.
Online condolences may be shared at www.zacherlfuneralhome.com