Carol Beck

  of Ord, NE

May 27, 1936


February 10, 2017


handled by Ord Memorial Chapel

Service Details

Carol Beck 80 of Ord passed away, Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Rose Lane Home in Loup City.

It was Carol’s wishes to donate her body to the Nebraska Anatomical Board. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Scotia Lion Lutheran Church. Reverend Mark Middendorf will officiate. In Lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the Family’s Choice. Ord Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Carol was born May 27, 1936 at Wolbach, NE to Lloyd and Effie (Scripture) Peterson. The family moved to Greeley when Carol was 3. She attended Boston Valley School where her mother was the teacher.
Carol graduated from Scotia High School in May of 1953. She then attended Hastings Beauty College and received her cosmetology license in 1954.

Married Bernard Beck July 11, 1954. To this union three children were born, Debra Lynn, Kristi Rae and Kraig Alan.

Carol started working for the North Loup-Scotia Schools in 1972 and retired in 2002. She had a great love for the students and her job. Carols Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren were her greatest joy!

Survivors include two daughters and son in law, Deb and David Orthman of North Loup and Kris Reeves of Loup City; one son and daughter in law, Kraig Beck and his wife Ellen Hatfield-Nicholson of Cotesfield; six grandchildren, Shawn Orthman, Dani Knott and husband Ross , Ryan Reeves, Ryley and wife Mindy Reeves, Layne Reeves and his wife Ashley Reeves and Truman Beck; seven great-grandchildren, Riley, Trey and Macy Warner and Lane Knott, Ethan, Kaden and Troy Reeves. Carol is
survived also by a sister in law Mildred Beck and a life long friend Phyllis Cargill.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents, and Bernard Beck; a son in law Mark Reeves; two brothers and sister in laws Orville and Emily Peterson and Donald and Arlene Peterson; a nephew Steve Peterson.