Zis-Sweeney and St. Laurent Funeral Home

26 Kinsley Street, Nashua, NH


Robert Edward Beck

December 16, 1944December 3, 2016

Robert "Bob" Edward Beck, 71, of Nashua, NH died peacefully after a two year diagnosis of lung and bone cancer on Saturday, December 3rd 2016 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH.

Bob was born and raised in Concord, NH and graduated from Concord High School. He was employed at Nashua Corporation for 43 years and was a part of the Army Reserve for six years. Bob was a warm-hearted, honorable man who touched the hearts of everyone around him. He had a love of the outdoors whether it be hunting, fishing, camping, bike riding, or going to the beach. He also enjoyed spending his winters in Florida with friends and family.

Bob is survived by his loving and devoted wife Diane (Belaik) Beck whom he just celebrated his 50th Wedding Anniversary with on November 5th 2016. In addition, he is survived by his three children, Jeff and his wife Marianne of Milford, Scott and his wife Laurie of Mooresville, NC, and his daughter Shelly and her husband Francis Perry of Nashua; his three sisters and two brothers Phyllis Gregory and her husband Lindsey, Barbara Snow, Shirley Courtney and her husband Eugene, Roger Beck, Paul Beck and his wife Suzanne; as well as his six grandchildren, Thomas, Ashley, Joshua, Amanda, Hannah and Erik, and his great-grandson Avery. He is pre-deceased by his oldest brother Richard Beck and his wife Cathy of Los Gatos, CA.

Per Bobs wishes, there will be no funeral or burial services, but a celebration of his life on what would have been his 72nd birthday: Friday, December 16th 2016 from 12-4pm at The Skylight Room at Alpine Grove, 19 S Depot Road, Hollis, NH 03049 for anyone who would like to join. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Home Health & Hospice Care, 7 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054 whom gave exceptional care of Bob during the last hours of his life.


  • Celebration Of Life Friday, December 16, 2016


Robert Edward Beck

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Brad Stocks

December 16, 2016

Diane and family,
So sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

-Brad and Nancy Stocks (Manchester, NH)

Christine Russel

December 15, 2016

So sorry to Diane and your family for the loss of Bob. I loved him very much and was so sad to hear of his passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I feel blessed to have had the time to know him and all of you. With all my love,

December 11, 2016

Diane, My thoughts are with you and your family. It's so hard to go through loosing your love and best friend but keep family close and stay strong. He was a wonderful man may he rest in peace.

December 9, 2016

Dear Aunt Diane,I am so glad that I got to see you and Uncle Bob before I had to leave.My deepest sympathy to you and your family.Although I can't be there,my thoughts are with you all. Love Always Bobby

The Staff of Zis-Sweeney Funeral Home

December 9, 2016

We wish to extend our deepest sympathies at this difficult time.

Jimbo and Trish Ashton

December 7, 2016

There are no words to express our heartfelt sympathies. We loved "Mr. Bob" like a brother. Love to you Diane and Family.

Donna and Larry Green

December 7, 2016

So sorry for your loss Beck Family. Your in our prayers. I remember him looking around at his family at the reunion I attended in NH. He said to me: "It doesn't get any better than this." I know he loved you all very much.
Donna and Larry Green

Pat & John Lyons

December 6, 2016

Dear Diane & Family, So sorry for your loss. May all the fond memories of yesterday help to heal the hurt of today. Bob was a wonderful man and we are happy to have called him our friend.
With Love,

December 6, 2016

God Bless
Skip & Lise Sousa

Pat Gorman

December 6, 2016

My deepest sympathy goes out to my sister and her family. Bob was one of the most wonderful men I have had the privilege of knowing. He was the brother I never had. Rest in Peace Bob.