John A. Beckwith
December 14, 1946 ‒ February 13, 2018
John A Beckwith, 71 of Delaware passed away Tuesday February 13, 2018 unexpectedly at his residence.
He was born December 14, 1946 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma the son of Albert Eugene & Anita Lorraine (Sullens) Beckwith.
John proudly served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He later worked for RANCO Manufacturing in the maintenance department.
He met and later married the love of his life Dianne (Miller) Beckwith. Also surviving are children John (Heather Nance) Beckwith, Jenny (Brian Schmidt) Beckwith; grandchildren Krisha, Dan, Selena, and Sara; mother Lorraine Beckwith.
He was preceded in death by his father and brother Joe Beckwith.
John was a member of the NRA, and the VFW post 3297. He enjoyed watching NASCAR, and could always be found tinkering in his garage. He enjoyed time spent with his children, and grandchildren. He will be remembered for being the selfless, loyal, caring and strong man that he was.
Pastor Wayne Engle will officiate funeral services 4:00 pm Friday, February 16, 2018, at Snyder- Rodman Funeral Service, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, Ohio 43015, where family and friends may call from 2:00 until the time of the service.
Burial will take place at a later date.
To share a fond memory or to leave a message of condolence please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
The Snyder- Rodman Funeral Center is handling arrangement.