Alvin Beck

CARRINGTON Alvin Beck, 90, Woodworth, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a Jamestown nursing home.

He was born Feb. 11, 1923, to Jacob and Lydia Beck, in Woodworth. He enlisted in the Army and was stationed in southern Texas. He married Martha Bauer in 1957.

Survivors: son, Morris, Woodworth; daughter, Joyce Azevedo, Apison, Tenn.; two grandchildren; sisters, Lily Rector, Oakland, Calif., Violet Carrier, Spokane, Wash., Tillie Cathay, Missoula, Mont.; and brother, Roy, Walla Walla, Wash.

Funeral: Friday, 1 p.m., in Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.

Burial: New Home Cemetery, rural Sykeston.

Visitation: Thursday, 1 to 7 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. until the service, in the funeral home.

Prayer service: Thursday, 7 p.m., in the funeral home.