Wilbert Beckman

CENTER Wilbert Beckman, 98, Hannover, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, in a Hazen hospital.

He was born May 2, 1915, to Henry and Marie Beckman, in Oliver County. He married Loretta Cahoon on April 21, 1946, in Center.

Survivors: wife; sons, Clayton, Hazen, Marvin and Gary, both Hannover; daughters, Beverly Thompson, West Fargo, Mavis Leingang, Williston; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister, Beatrice Reinke, Center; and brother, Burton, Hannover.

Funeral: Tuesday, 10 a.m., St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Center.

Burial: Church cemetery.

Visitation: Today, 5 to 7 p.m., in Barbot-Seibel Funeral Home, Hazen.