Margaret M. Beck

Margaret M. Beck, 91, of Fond du Lac passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 at SSM St. Agnes Hospital in Fond du Lac. She was born on November 14, 1931 in Waukesha, the daughter of Frank and Margaret (Stommel) Gitter. On January 29, 1949, Margaret married Jerome J. Beck at St. Kilian Catholic Church, St. Kilian. Her husband Jerry preceded her on October 30, 2002.

Margaret was a member of St. Martin’s Catholic Church in Ashford. She enjoyed her large garden, crocheting, and her large family. Margaret worked at Regal Ware in Kewaskum for 25 years before retiring.

Survivors include her five sons Art (Marjorie) of Campbellsport, Steve (Jane) of Eden, Al (Deb) of Hillsboro, OR, Dennis (Claire) of Lomira and Gary (Lisa) of Cottage Grove, three daughters Margaret (Jerry) Hulne of Prairie du Sac, Elaine (Robert) Guell of Campbellsport, and Barbara (Randy) Armga of Waupun, 23 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. 

Along with her husband Jerry, Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, infant sister, grandson Dennis Beck, Jr., two brothers Wilbert and Don Gitter, and 2 sisters-in-law Florence and Catherine Gitter.

A Private Family Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, November 2nd at St. Martin’s Catholic Chapel. Rev. Mark Jones will officiate and inurnment will be in St. Martin’s Cemetery, Ashford.

The Beck family extends a special thank you to the doctors, nurses, and staff of SSM Health Care and St. Francis Terrace for all their care for mom and an extra special thank you to Lynn Kohlman for her care.