James D. Beck, 74, Columbia City, died at 7:07 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.
He was born on Feb. 10, 1948, in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Surviving are his three daughters: Dawn R. (Chad) Christman, New Haven; and Shannon (Matt) Hanes and Rachael E. Beck, all of Fort Wayne; and nine grandchildren.
Additionally, he was preceded in death by two sons: James and Jacob Beck; and a sister: Barbara Campbell.
Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City, is handling arrangements.