Death of Mr. Richard Beck
30 August 1949 The Tumut and Adelong Times
The death occurred at the Tumut District Hospital about 1 o'clock on Saturday morning of Mr. Richard Beck, a resident of Capper-Street and a drover who was widely known throughout the Monaro and Riverina, the cause of death being heart failure.
He leaves a widow and one daughter, Ruby (Mrs. James Brennan, of Summer Hill).
The funeral took place yesterday afternoon, the cortege leaving from the Church of the Immaculate Conception for the new cemetery at 3.30 o'clock.
A full obituary will appear in our next issue.