Gene Roger Beckwith

November 16, 1942 - September 08, 2022


Obituary For Gene Roger Beckwith

Belleville- Gene Roger Beckwith, age 79, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born on November 12, 1942, to Raymond and Edna (Anderson) Beckwith in Wisconsin. Gene married Helen (Fortman) on November 14, 1964, at Mounds Creek Methodist Church in Mazomanie. Gene worked as a builder for Midland Builders and Veridian Homes, retiring after 32 years. In his free time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and collecting antique cars and tractors. Gene is survived by his wife; son, Tony (Barb); seven sisters; four brothers, nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Jilaine Desautals; and son, Danny Ray Beckwith. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, October 1, 2022, at Memorial Baptist Church, 201 S Main Street, Verona, WI. Inurnment will take place at Verona Cemetery.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services Verona Chapel 220 Enterprise Drive 608-845-6625


1 Oct

Celebration of Life Service

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Memorial Baptist Church 201 S Main Street Verona, WI 53593 Get Directions »
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  • 09/26/2022

    Our families were farm neighbors at rural Barneveld,Wis He was so polite and nice at all times. I knew his whole family and we had lots of good times together. Rest In Peace Gene. Kathy Burdick Kahl

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