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Richard Beers Arlington, Texas

Published: Friday, June 28, 2013 12:54 p.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, June 2, 2013 9:57 a.m. CDT

Richard Beers, 82, of Arlington, Texas, died June 25, 2013, in Fort Worth, Texas.

A celebration of life will be held in late September in Iowa. Wade Family Funeral Home, Arlington, Texas, was in charge of arrangements.

Richard Homer Beers, son of Martha (Brammer) and William Beers, was born June 8, 1931, in Grand River.

Richard served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict.

Richard farmed for 32 years in Iowa, prior to moving to Arlington, Texas, 25 years ago. He worked for ERA Realtors in Arlington.

Richard is survived by his wife Marjorie; sons, Rick Beers and Mark (wife Lisa D.) Beers; daughter Lisa Beers; brother Ed (wife Reva) Beers; sister Merna (husband Frank) Downey; brother-in-law Chuck (wife Beverly) Onken; grandchildren, Trevor and Matt; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents and brother Don.

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