Clarence alumnus Larry Beck passed away suddenly October 30, 2009. Younger sister Betty and I were close friends at one time, and I can remember both Larry and Lynn as the older and more sophisticated teens in the house on Goodrich Road. Rest in peace.
BECK - Lawrence P. Of Hamburg, NY, suddenly October 30, 2009. Beloved husband of Sharon (nee Platek) Beck; dearest father of Melissa (Paul) McPherson, Rachel (Thomas) Montgomery and Sarah Beck; loving grandfather of Ryan, Trevor and Brendon; son of Naomi and the late Daniel Beck; brother of Lynn Russell and Betty Spann; son-in-law of Helen and the late Richard Platek; also survived by a large loving family and many dear friends.
The family will be present to receive friends Sunday and Monday form 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Hamburg Chapel) JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC., 5453 Southwestern Blvd. (corner of Rogers Rd., 646-5555). A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Tuesday morning at 10:00 at SS Peter and Paul Church, East Main St., Hamburg, NY (Please assemble at church).
Mr. Beck served in the 101st Air Cavalry, retired from the US Postal Service and was an avid sailor. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Food Bank of WNY.