Patrick " Rusty " J. Beck

November 22, 1946April 7, 2014

LISBON: Patrick “Rusty” J. Beck, 67, of Lisbon, passed away Monday night at his home in Lisbon. He was born on November 22, 1946 in Amsterdam, NY a son of the late Charles and Muriel (Bedard) Beck. He spent a short time as a child in New York before moving to Maine. He attended schools in Maine and was a graduate of Fryeburg Academy, class of 1964. After high school, Rusty took some college courses and worked as a chef for several years. In the mid 1970’s, he went to work at Bath Iron Works in the Tin Shop Dept. 17 for over 35 years until his retirement in 2010. Rusty was a member of the Masonic Order as well as a volunteer fire fighter for the Lisbon Fire Dept. He served the town of Lisbon as a Selectman and even ran for State Representative. He will always be remembered for his joy of harness racing and all New England sports. He also loved spending quality time with his family and enjoyed cooking very much. He is survived by his five children; Rudy Langelier and his wife Cindy of Leeds, Larry Langelier of Sumner, Chuck Hessel of Mt. Vernon, OH, Stephanie Hessel and Jay Beck of Lisbon. He will also be deeply missed by his grandchildren Cassidy and Randi-Anne Langelier, L.J. and Lacey Langelier and Amy Arsenault as well as his 3 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Meredith Beck, a daughter Tania Russell and a brother Brian Beck. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories of Rusty through his guestbook at


BECK---Patrick “Rusty” J., 67, of Lisbon, died April 7, 2014. Visiting Hours will be held on Thursday April 10 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at the funeral home. A Celebration of his life will take place on Friday April 11 at 10am at the Lisbon United Methodist Church in Lisbon Falls. Interment will be at Hillside Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Crosman Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services 40 Main St. Lisbon Falls, 353-4951


  • Celebration of Life Friday, April 11, 2014
  • Visitation Thursday, April 10, 2014
  • Visitation Thursday, April 10, 2014

Patrick " Rusty " J. Beck

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Pamela Fisher

April 14, 2014

For Jay and MY Brother in Law Rudy and MY Sister Cindy.My nieces..Cassidy and Randi, Larry and LJ ....He loved you guys....and many memories were made at family outings at Rudy's and Cindy's we all had great times there....Rusty will be missed ...

Dian Bourgoin

April 10, 2014

So sorry to hear of rusty's passing. Prayers are with Amy and her family. Love ya

Peter Lauze

April 10, 2014

Rusty was a good friend. I worked with him at BIW for many years. I'll always remember our visits, sharing our stories with one another. He will be truely missed. My sincere condolences to family and friends

April 9, 2014

i remember walking to F. A. with Rusty always a smile and a good word so long Rusty an old friend Pickle Magee

Pastor Ray Nolan

April 9, 2014

Rusty was a good man and a good friend. We were members of Lisbon UMC together. He will be missed by all who knew him.