Frederick P. ‘Fred’ Beckmann
July 13, 1937 Sept. 3, 2015

Frederick P. “Fred” BeckmannFrederick P. “Fred” Beckmann, a lifelong resident of Waukesha, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, September 3, 2015, at the age of 78.

Fred was born on July 13, 1937, the son of Clyde and Helen.

He worked as a guidance counselor for 39 years in the New Berlin School District. Fred loved the North Woods and had cabins in Hayward and Crandon; friends and family will always remember “Beckmann Summer Recess.” He was a pilot, enjoyed cars, boating, playing tennis and softball.

Fred will be missed by his children, John (La Vonne), Tammy Grauer and Robert (Patty); grandchildren, Brittany, Trevor, Danielle, Hailey, Hannah and Helena; great-grandchild, Mackenzie; and brother, James (Nancy).

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The visitation for Fred will be held on Saturday, September 12, from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the 1:00 p.m. memorial service at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Burial will be private at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-5426609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com