PARK RAPIDS --Ernest Beck, 93, Nevis, died Monday, May 1, 2000, at the Heritage Living Center in Park Rapids.
He was born Sept. 5, 1906, in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Ernest and Anna (Stumpf) Beck. He grew up, attended school and Married Berniece Bailey in Council Bluffs. He was a mechanical engineer for a refrigeration and air conditioning company until his retirement. After retirement he and his wife moved to Nevis where they owned and operated Balmy Beach Resort on Lake Belle Taine.
Survivors include his wife; sons David, Nevis, and Lewis, Minneapolis; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
His parents, three brothers and two sisters died earlier.
Services will be at a later date. Memorials are preferred to the Heritage Living Center.
Arrangements are with Brenny Funeral Home in Baxter.
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