James Richard "Jim" BeemanSeptember 30, 1936 ~ June 17, 2017 (age 80)
James Richard "Jim" Beeman, age 80, of Elwood, passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
He was born in Elwood on September 30, 1936, to the late Gilbert and Lela ( Craig ) Beeman.
On February 19, 1955 he married the love of his life Clarabelle "Kack"(Arehart) Beeman and she passed away December 29, 2014. Jim served our Country in the United States Marine Corps. He was retired from Delco Remy plant 10 in Anderson where he was the general foreman. Jim was a member of the Elwood Elks Lodge #368 and the Vintage Rollers. He enjoyed fishing, camping and everything about street rods.
Jim is survived by his daughters, Jamie (Rick) Owens of Frankton, Karen (Rusty) Noel of Elwood, grandson, Chad (Sarah) McCorkle of Elwood, grandson, Jeremy McCorkle of SC, grandson, Jason (Krystle) Pipes of Brownsburg, granddaughter, Kimberly (Mike) Knotts of Frankton, granddaughter, Kellie (Dan) Knotts of Alexandria, grandson, Christopher Beeman of AZ, grandson, Joshua (Jessica) Beeman of OK, grandson, Ryan Noel of Elwood, grandson, Kreg (Sheena) Noel of Elwood, Godson, Mike (Lynette) Taylor, and several great grandchildren. Jim was preceded in death by his wife, Clarabelle "Kack" Beeman, son, Kurt Beeman, daughter, Karla McCorkle, father, Gilbert Beeman, and mother, Lela Beeman.
Funeral service will be at 1:00 pm Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Dunnichay Funeral Home, Elwood, Indiana with Rich Leavell officiating. Burial will follow in the Elwood City Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, 1113 S. Anderson Street, Elwood, Indiana.
Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com