LeCLAIRE — Daniel C. Beckmann, 63, of LeClaire, passed away Friday, May 31, 2013, at Trinity Bettendorf. Per Daniel’s wishes, cremation rites will be accorded.
A Celebration of Life will be 4-6 p.m. Monday, June 3, at Riverview Roadhouse in LeClaire.
Daniel was born Aug. 3, 1949, in Bettendorf, a son of Richard and Dorothy (Baumbach) Beckmann. In 1989, he united in marriage to Joyce Wallace in Las Vegas. Daniel enjoyed playing golf. He was the originator of the Tug Fest and was an avid Hawkeyes and Steelers fan. "Show me a good loser, and I'll show you a loser."
Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Joyce Beckmann, mother, Dorothy Beckmann, three sons, Brad Beckmann, Jesse (Amy) Gardner, and Scott (Lindsay) Gardner, seven grandchildren, Ashli, Kenzi, Germany, Taylor, Maddie, Ty, and Lola, one great-granddaughter, Ada, brothers-in-law, Tim and Don Wallace, and sisters-in-law, Kathleen Wallace and Debbie Hodge. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Beckmann, brother, Billy Beckmann, and uncle, Clifford Beckmann.
Condolences may be expressed by viewing Daniel’s obituary at www.McGinnis-Chambers.com.