Hershel E. Beck
BECK, HERSHEL E., 82, of Lexington, KY and husband of Mattie M. Beck, died Saturday, April 21, 2012, after a long illness.
Hershel was born February 2, 1930 in Murl, KY to the late Rev. Hobert and Rosa Lee Harmon Beck. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and had been a fire and safety engineer for DuPont, where he later retired.
In addition to his wife, Mattie, Hershel is survived by his daughters, Lynn Hyde (Dennis), of Lexington, Jackie Faulkner (Bill), of Cynthiana, Betsy Brian (Kevin) of Florida; sons, Eugene Beck (Cari) of Louisville, Matt Beck (Cynthia) of Georgia; sisters, Ora Lee Skeen of Lexington, Jo Sanders of Louisville and Olga Bracht of Ohio; and 15 grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Cynthiana Baptist Church.
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