Donald Wayne Bechwith, of Mount Prospect, Ill., formerly of Lehigh Acres and Owosso, Mich., died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013. He was born in 1939 in Michigan, the son of the late Leona nee Walworth and the late Clair M. Beckwith.
He was a data processing manager. After retirement, he first took care of his father-in-law and then worked as a CNA.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy nee Boismier Beckwith; daughter, Ann; granddaughters, Amanda and Kelly; and brothers, Lavern, Paul, Ron, Jim and Dave.
Visitation and services were held at Friedrichs Funeral Home in Mount Prospect, Ill. Burial was held at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, Ill.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, or write a memory of him - who he was to you, what you did with him and/or a childhood or more recent picture of him - and send the items to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The items will be placed in a memory book for the family.