Leonard Beck, 80, of Linton, passed away at 9:03 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute.
He was born in Greene County on Dec. 2, 1925 to Marion Beck and Marie Booker Beck.
He was a member of the Pleasantville United Methodist Church, a Word War II Army veteran, the American Legion Post 22 in Linton, and a retired coal miner from Hawthorne Mine.
He is survived by his wife Dorothy Bishop Beck of Linton, one son; David Beck of Linton, and one daughter Diana Culkin of Franklin, six grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers, Ralph Beck and Hubert Beck.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with Pastor Dwight Gould officiating. Burial will be in Stafford Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday.