Richard Delos Beach

December 18, 1928 - February 6, 2017

Richard Delos Beach, 88, a Cape Coral, FL resident since 2007, formerly of Knoxville, TN passed away Monday, February 6, 2017 in Cape Coral, FL. He was born December 18, 1928 in Akron, OH to Elmer and Pearl Beach, now deceased.

Richard was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He was always patient and kind and respected by family, friends, and co-workers.

He is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Joan Louise Beach of Cape Coral, FL; seven children, Anne Louise Jeffcott of Ohio, Nancy Toussant (Gary) of Ohio, Barbara Garverick (Michael) of Ohio, Patrick Beach (Coby) of Florida, Nathan Beach (Connie) of Ohio, Jon Beach (Yvette) of Florida and Sandra Merriam (Dan) of Texas; one brother, David Beach of Ohio; 15 grandchildren; as well as 10 great grandchildren.

Richard was preceded in death by his son, Christopher Beach, , granddaughter Joahnna Jeffcott, sisters, Irene Benning, and Carol Ashley.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Richard Delos Beach are suggested to Hope Hospice, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Ft. Myers, FL 33908, who helped his family ease Richard’s way to the joy and peace of eternal life with God.

Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


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