Beeman, Theresa M. "Tracy"
Theresa M. "Tracy" Beeman, 72, of Minnesota City, Minn., died Wednesday, June 6, 2001 at Methodist Hospital, Rochester, Minn.
Tracy was born July 20, 1928 in Independence, Wis., to Bert and Mary (Passon) Slaby.
Tracy was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church in Minnesota City. She had a wonderful sense of humor and had a great drive and will to live. Tracy was loved by all her nurses and doctors. She enjoyed bird watching, tulips and gardening. She was loved and will be greatly missed by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Tracy is survived by her children, James Beeman Jr. of Fountain City, Wis, Doug Beeman and friend, Sheryl Moore of Winona, Mary (Steven) Strelow of Winona, Susanne (Dwight) Koehler of Minnesota City, and Jon Beeman and friend, Amy Welch of Winona; six grandchildren, Marcy Strelow, Jeff, Jamey and Julie Koehler, and Cari and Wendy Beeman; five great-grandchildren, Alexander Strelow-Allaire, Katelyn, Sydney and Madalynn Koehler and Benjamin Jass-Mahoney; a sister, Evelyn Milek of Arcadia, Wis.; and her former husband and good friend, James G. Beeman Sr. of Winona.
Tracy was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Edwin and Marcel, two sisters, Eleanore and Verna, and a grandson, Matt Strelow.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, June 9 at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Minnesota City, with Rev. Edward Cunningham officiating. Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery in Winona.
Casketbearers were her grandchildren, Marcy Strelow, Jeff, Jamey and Julie Koehler, and Cari and Wendy Beeman.
A memorial is being arranged.
Fawcett-Junker Funeral Home and Cremation Services