Barbara (Hans) Beecken, 71

The generous and kind soul of 71 year old Barbara (Hans) Beecken, of Marshalltown, departed this earthly life early on Monday morning, September 11th, in the peace of her home and with family at her side.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, September 18th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Pastor Gregg Davison officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-7:00 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. For condolences, please visit Ph. 641-844-1234.

Left to cherish her memory are Hans, her loving husband of nearly 54 years; her daughter Michelle (Jeff) Daggett, of Marshalltown, and son Rodney Beecken, of Marshalltown; two grandsons; four great-great children; her mother Virginia, of Marshalltown; siblings: David (Sue) Slifer, Tina Roberts, Lynette (Curtis) Miller and Melinda (Craig) Wolken, all of Marshalltown as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.