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Joseph E Beckett
Birth: May 19, 1890
Death: Jul. 26, 1929
Obituary from the Edwardsville Intelligencer, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, Saturday, July 27, 1929, page 1:
Joseph E. Beckett passed away last evening at 8:20 o'clock at the home of Thomas Evans of Glen Carbon, with whom he had been staying for the past month. Death was due to complications, as Mr. Beckett had been ill for some time.
Mr. Beckett was born in Chicago, on May 19, 1890 and had attained the age of 39 years, 2 months and 7 days at the time of his death. He lived in Chicago and later moved to Glen Carbon for some years. He then moved back to Chicago and was employed at the Borden Milk Company there.
About a month ago he came to Glen Carbon. He is survived by his wife and four children who reside in Chicago.
Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at Glen Carbon. Interment will be made in the Glen Carbon Cemetery.