Carl Keith Beckman


Carl Keith Beckman passed to be with our Lord on April 24, 2012. A visitation will be held at 10AM and memorial service following at 11AM Thursday April 26th at Heartland Cremation & Burial Society, 6113 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raytown, MO. Military graveside services will held 12PM Friday April 27th at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville, MO. He was born in Highland Park, Michigan, on December 24, 1955. He will be missed by his wife Connie; daughters, Jessica Leigh (Chad) Cron, Jennifer Diane (Austin) Hamm; son, Carl Keith Jr.; parents, James and MaryLou Beckman; brothers, Samuel Lewis (Michelle) Beckman, James Lewis (Melinda) Beckman, Jeffrey Todd (Cecilia) Beckman; and sister, Diana Lee (James) McAtamney. He also leaves 4 grandchildren, Charles, Elizabeth and James Cron, Lucas Hamm, and many nieces and nephews. Carl was a 20-year veteran of the Navy Seabees Division. Donations can be sent to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


  1. Kurt & Janet Julsen on April 25, 2012 at 9:34 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Even though we can not be there in body during this most difficult time, know we are there in spirit.

    All our Love

  2. Jim and Mary Lou Beckman on April 30, 2012 at 12:29 pm

    Carl, we loved you so. you were a true
    blessing to us. Thank you for serving your country, Your patriotism, your love of family and the many unselfish deeds you did for others. The world was a better world because of your sacrifices. Thanks for all the memories.
    Love always, Mom and Dad

  3. Sue & Rich Pashnik on April 30, 2012 at 3:58 pm

    We will always remember Carl’s big smile.

  4. Teresa Conrad Armbruster on May 13, 2013 at 5:30 pm

    To Marylou & Jim and family,
    I am so sorry to hear about Carl! I have such warm childhood memories being around your family! He was obviously taken too soon. My heart goes out to you. Blessings to you and all your family

    Teresa & (Wayne) Conrad Armbruster
    Paducah, KY

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