OBITUARY

Thomas Beattie

June 11, 1929July 24, 2012

Beattie, Thomas Hugh Age 83 Of Champlin Passed away July 24, 2012. Korean War Air Force Veteran. Retired after 42 years at Honeywell. Preceded in death by Wife Veronica “Bonnie” and Sister Gloria Jean Gustin. Survived by Sons, Mark, Greg (Lori) & David; Daughter, Karen Kanitz; 3 Grandchildren: Jamie Gillum, Kelsey & Jared Beattie; Great-Granddaughter, Hayden Creay; Brother, James Beattie of CA; Nieces, Nephews, extended Family and many Friends. His friendly nature & “gift of gab” will be greatly missed. Special thanks to the staffs of St. Therese at Oxboro Lake and Maranatha Care Center for their loving care of Tom. Funeral Service: 11 am, Monday, July 30, with visitation 1 hr prior, at Gearhart Anoka Funeral Home, 552 East River Road, Anoka. Interment in Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. Memorials preferred to St. Therese.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, July 30, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, July 30, 2012
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Kim and Carol Sartin

August 4, 2012

Dave, we are so sorry for your loss we know how much you thought of your Dad. He seemed to have such a good time going out with you to Lunch, Shopping (especially Costco) and visiting with people. We remember when you brought your Dad to the Legion to visit with an old friend that had retried from Honeywell he was laughing and having such a great time. You will always have those wonderful memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

July 30, 2012

Karen, Greg, Mark, and David, I am sorry for your loss and I will miss Tom and his goofy attitude about things. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Mike Duffy

July 29, 2012

Gregg,
Our prayers and thoughts with you and your family.

Charlie, Sue and Taylor Bridgeman

Patrick Seeker

July 29, 2012

My Dad was good friends with Jim, Tom's brother, and he considered Tom his friend also. I met Tom at my Dad's (Sherman Seeker) ceremony where they named a softball field in his memory in Bloomington. What a great guy Tom was that day. Jim, sorry for the loss of your brother. Last time I saw you, was with my Dad out in Vegas.
Great time was had by all.
Your have my heartfelt sympathy.

Bob and Denice Muellner

July 29, 2012

Our prayers and condolences to Mark and the Beattie family. The memories and stories will help strengthen everyone that knew him.

wayne mcadoo

July 29, 2012

Mark and the Beattie family
Our thoughts and prayers are with you
May God bless you and your family

wayne and carolyn

Brad & Marsha Stafne

July 27, 2012

We've missed our talks on our patio -- "I can fix that," learning about Bonnie, all our stories! David, our sincere sympathy to you and your family -- Tom is with Bonnie and happy again!

Rose Williams

July 27, 2012

Karen, our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow.
Scott & Rose Williams

July 26, 2012

My heart goes out to your family. I know how much Tommy was loved by you!

Deanna Schleisman & Kids

Mike Kanitz

July 26, 2012

My condolences to the Beattie family. Tom's loving humor will remain with everyone who knew him.