Redlin Funeral Home

Richard Beckwith , Age 81

April 08, 1939 --December 11, 2020

Richard Beckwith, 81, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 11, 2020 at St. Mary's Hospital with family by his side. Richard was born to Nile and Linda (Wagner) Beckwith on April 8, 1939. He married Ilene Meyer on March 21, 1959. Richard was employed at Eagle Signal Controls for 35 years, and later at Moxmed for 12 years, later retiring in 2004.

Richard enthusiastically enjoyed automobile related activities. He was a fan of NASCAR, Green Bay Packers, Wisconsin Badger Athletics, and especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Richard is survived by his wife of 61 years and children; Randy (Lori), Marty (Laurie Dischler) Jeffrey (Andrea) and Jodi (Chad) Grauvogl; grandchildren, Jared (Katie), Justin B., Alissa, Justin G., Alexandra, Ben (Katie), Marlee (Rob & Emma), Lucas and Megan; great-grandchildren, Cooper, Majel, Porter and Ava. He is further survived by his sisters, Janice Weinke, Judy (Rex) Hinz, Joann Hinz and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; mother and father-in-law, Henry and Louise Meyer; infant twin sons and his brother, Larry Beckwith.

Due to Covid restrictions a private family service will take place at Redlin Funeral Home and burial at Walnut Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to:St. Pauls Lutheran Church in Baraboo or St. Clare Hospice House Resident Fund, 2802 Walton Commons Ln., Madison, WI 53718.

The family would like to thank Dr. Song of the Renal Clinic,Kathy at Prairie Clinic, Fresinius Kidney Care, and the staff at St. Marys Hospital & hospice for their comforting care.


Kelly Goethel December 15, 2020

friend Mount Juliet , Tennessee

Mrs. Beckwith and guys, I am so sorry that Mr. Beckwith has passed. I have such fond memories of him over the years. What a great example of a good family man. He loved his family. His kindness and sense of humor will be missed. May his soul rest in eternal peace. Love, Kelly Goethel

John&sandy Anstett December 20, 2020

Friend North freedom , Wisconsin

So sorry for your loss. Deepest sympathy to you and all the family