Linda Beaman

Posted Online: Nov. 14, 2012, 5:36 pm
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Linda L. Beaman, 68, of Dixon, Iowa, died on Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at her home.
Celebration of life gathering will be at 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Weerts, Davenport. Private family services will be held at a later date at Fairview Cemetery, Taylorville, Ill.
She was born in 1944 to Wilbur and Helen Grisham. She married William Beaman on Oct. 27, 1962.
Survivors include, her husband; children, Bill Jr., Milwaukee, Wis., and Jane Hartwig, Davenport; four grandchildren; and sister, Dorothy Rowley, Eldridge.


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