Baker City, Baker County, Oregon

Robert M. Beason, 81, a former Baker City resident, died Dec. 28, 2002 at Eugene.

At his request, no memorial service will be held.

Mr. Beason attended local schools, and graduated from Baker High School as class president in 1939. He worked for the Bonneville Corps of Engineers for many years.

He served his country during World War II in the European theater.

He is survived by a daughter, Cathy Cone, of Eugene.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Nan Miller Beason, and a sister, Nancy Weeks.

Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, January, 3, 2003
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor