Obituary of Douglas Beckett
Peacefully at his home, surrounded by the love of his family, on Tuesday morning, May 28th, 2019. Douglas Grant Beckett, of Keady, at the age of 67 years. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Donna Beckett (nee Kuhl) for 43 years. Loving father of Michael Beckett, of Keady, Nancy Stewart (Matt), of Owen Sound, Alan Beckett (Jessica), of London, Paul Beckett (Krysti), of Cambridge, Cheryl McCallum (Pete), of Chatsworth and Lyle Beckett (Brittany), of Keady. Proud grandfather of Summer, Taya, Roman, Lena and Conlee. Cherished son of Eileen Beckett, of Owen Sound and the late Kenneth Beckett. Dear brother of Kaye Holmes (Jim) and Ross Beckett (Lois), both of Keady and brother-in-law of Lorna Kingston (Jim), Barb Schwartz (Herb), Marlene King (Bill), Jerry Funck (June), Darlene Somers, Sandy Weatherall (Eric), Lois Gamble (Ian), Janice Klages (John) and Marohl Kuhl (Diane). Doug will be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his parents-in-law, Ernie Kuhl and Anne Ahrens (1959) and Gertrude Marohl (2011); his brother-in-law, Ross Teschke; his brother-in-Christ, Reg Gobert; his nephews, Christopher Beckett, Justin Kuhl, Joe Somers and Josh Holmes.
Friends may call at the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 - 14th Street, West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 3X8 (519-376-7492) on Saturday from 2:00 - 4:00 and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. A Funeral Service for Doug Beckett will be held at the Faith Lutheran Church, 136167 Concession Road 8, Desboro on Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor Brian Dunlop officiating. Interment in Faith Lutheran Church Cemetery, Desboro. Following the interment, lunch and fellowship will be held at the Keady Community Centre from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. If so desired, the family would appreciate donations to the Faith Lutheran Church, the Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation or the charity of your choice as an expression of sympathy. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca