OBITUARY

Paul "Red" W. Beck

July 14, 1946February 12, 2013

Paul W. “Red” Beck, age 66, of Acushnet, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013. He was the husband of Rosemarie (Bariteau) Beck, with whom he had shared 40 years of marriage.

Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Clifford Beck and Mildred (Owen) Beck of Dartmouth, he was a lifelong resident of the area.

Paul was a graduate of New Bedford High School class of 1965 and served in the US Army during the Vietnam War and later served in the US Army Reserves. He worked as a Unit Assistant at St. Luke’s Hospital for many years before retiring.

Paul enjoyed fine woodworking while he was at home and crafted all of the furniture there. He was especially happy when hunting, fishing and camping with his buddies at “Rooster Camp” in Maine.

Survivors in addition to his mother and wife include a son, Peter Beck and his wife Heather of East Falmouth; a daughter, Carey Moniz and her husband Jesse of Acushnet; two grandsons, Drew and Seth Moniz of Acushnet; a step granddaughter, Kaitlyn Currier of East Falmouth and several nieces and nephews.

His funeral service will be held Friday, February 15, 2013 at 10 AM in Grace Episcopal Church, 133 School Street, New Bedford. Burial will be private. Visiting hours, Thursday 5-8 PM in the ROCK Funeral Home, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in his honor may be made to Forever in Our Hearts, P.O. Box 30105, Acushnet, MA 02743.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visiting Hours Thursday, February 14, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 15, 2013

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Burial
REMEMBERING

Paul "Red" W. Beck

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Deb (Gorman) Socia

February 15, 2013

Dear Rosie, Aunt Mildred, Peter, and Carrie, It is so sad to hear of Paul's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless.

JUNE EVORA

February 15, 2013

I HAD WORKED WITH PAUL ON OCCAISION DURING MY TENURE AT SLH. HE WAS PLEASANT AND A HARD WORKER. MY CONDOLENCES.

Anita Franco

February 14, 2013

Rosie and family.... My heart breaks at your loss. I have fond memories of Paul at St Luke's.
May memories give you comfort. Rest in Peace......Paul.

Jim Gorman

February 14, 2013

Aunt Mildred, Rosie, Peter and Carey, I am sad to hear of Paul's passing. May he rest in peace, and may comfort be with you.

Beth Mortenson (Gorman)

February 13, 2013

Dear Aunt Mildred. Cousin Rosie and Family, I am so sad to hear of Paul's passing. My greatest wish for you is comfort and peace. My thoughts are with you. Much love to you all, Beth

Debbie Rioux

February 13, 2013

Rosemarie and family..i am so sorry for your loss..he is at peace now in God's hands..Love to you and your family...cousin Debbie

Dale Enos

February 13, 2013

Rosie...I am so sorry to hear about your loss....may he rest in peace....cousin Dale

FROM THE FAMILY