Rose Beck
 - 4/13/2007

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Rose T. Beck, age 91, of Madison, Nebraska formerly of Columbus, Nebraska died Friday, April 13, 2007 at the Countryside Home in Madison. Funeral Services are 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 16, 2007 at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church in Columbus with Reverend Tom Weisbecker officiating. Visitation is 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Sunday with a 7:00 p.m. Vigil Service at McKown Funeral Home. Visitation continues Monday morning from 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. also at the funeral home. Burial is in the St. Bonaventure Cemetery in Columbus.

Rose T. Beck was born October 26, 1915 in Fullerton, Nebraska to Philip James and Anna (Boro) Zegar. She was raised in the Fullerton and Clarks area Rose married Eddie F. Beck June 19, 1935 at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Clarks, Nebraska. The couple resided on a farm for a short time before moving to Denver, Colorado. They also lived in Oakland, California and Cheyenne, Wyoming before moving back to a farm in southeast Platte County, Nebraska in 1946. She and Eddie retired in 1983 after moving into their new home. Rose was a devoted wife, helper of Eddie on the farm and stay at home mother for her children. She loved gardening, flowers, polish music and dancing. Rose was a member of St. Bonaventure Catholic Church where she assisted in many church activities. She was also a member of the Catholic Daughters.

She is survived by:

Daughter: Nancy (Paul) Siemek of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Joanne (Tim) Gronenthal of Platte Center, NE
Daughter: Claudia (Tom) Feehan of Columbus, NE
Son: Robert (Bernice) Beck of Columbus, NE
Son: Eugene Beck of Columbus, NE
Sister: Monica Zoucha of Clarks, NE
Sister: Clara Zoucha of Clarks, NE
Sister-in-law: Shirley Zegar of Columbus, NE
Sister-in-law: Clara Ann Olsan of Columbus, NE
Twelve Grandchildren
Ten Great Grandchildren
Many Nieces And Nephews

She was preceded by:

Husband: Eddie Beck
Father: Philip Zegar
Mother: Anna Zegar
Step-Father: John Olsan
Daughter-in-law: Nancy Beck
Granddaughter: Mary Siemek
Sister: Mary Chohon
Sister: Lillian Kuhn
Brother: Henry Zegar
Brother: Virgil Zegar
Step-Brother: Alex Olsan

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