Hans Beecken, 82

Hans Beecken, 82, of Marshalltown, passed away peacefully in the morning of Saturday, January 5, 2019, at his home in the same place his beloved wife passed away 15 months earlier. His family was present when he was ushered into heaven to meet his beloved Barbara once again.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 11, 2019, at the Trinity Lutheran Church with Pastor Gregg Davison officiating. Visitation will be held at the church from 5-7:00 p.m. Thursday January 10, 2019. Memorials may be directed to his family. For further information or to send a condolence please visit www.mitchellfh.com. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Hans and his family. Phone 641-844-1234.

Left to cherish his memory are his daughter Michelle (Jeff) Daggett, of Marshalltown and son Rodney Beecken, of Marshalltown; two grandsons; four great-children; his mother-in-law Virginia Slifer, of Marshalltown; two sisters Annagrete (Harold) Nicke and Mauren (John) Wrage in Germany; numerous nieces and nephews in Germany and the United States, sisters-in-law and brother-in-law David (Sue) Slifer, Tina Roberts, Lynette (Curtis) Miller and Melinda (Craig) Wolken, all of Marshalltown, as well as many friends.