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Bruce Beam

UNION CITY – Bruce Beam, 75, passed away Sunday November 14, 2021, at his residence. He was born November 29, 1945, in Union City, IN son of the late Charles and Wilda (Butt) Beam.

Bruce worked at the Union City Body Company for 30 years. He married his wife of 52 years, Carol S. Whittaker Beam on May 23, 1969. He loved to draw, paint, to fish and to watch westerns and war movies.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Carol S. Whittaker Beam; 3 sons, Eric Beam, Brian (Audra Kathleen) Beam, Rex (Laura) Beam; grandchildren, Brandon (Amber) Beam, Hagan Beam, Mackenzie Alexis (Robbie) Jones, Maci Elizabeth Beam, and Charles Alexander Keith Beam; sister-in-law, Carolyn Beam; nieces Lee (Dennis) Pouder and Lynn (Duane) Pouder.
In addition to his parents he was preceded by a brother, Owen Beam.
Visitation is 3-5 PM Friday November 19, 2021, at the Reichard Funeral Home Inc. with a service to follow at 5 PM. Burial will be held later at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.reichardfh.com


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I'm sorry for your loss Carol
and family.

Greg Armstrong Nov 27 2021 12:36 PM

So sorry for your loss. Bruce laid carpet for my dad's store. I have many fond memories of helping Bruce. He was a fine man.

Kevin Fenton Nov 21 2021 9:38 AM

So many things come to mind about Bruce. His laugh, his smile, how he enjoyed his family but he loved laying carpet many years ago. He liked to tease and make you laugh. He was my dad's brother but he done many things completely different. Maybe it's just because of the different situations they both lived through. Like I said he liked to tease and daddy didn't but they both enjoyed family. I am never going to forget you. You will always be in my heart. I am glad your now with grandpa, grandma and daddy. Have fun enjoy and don't go fishing all the time but paint some beautiful pictures for when I get there I will put them up.

Lee Nov 19 2021 11:54 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bruce Beam

Lee Pouder Nov 19 2021 11:29 PM

So very sorry for your loss. Bruce used to come visit when Lisa and
I lived on Main St. Good guy

Jennifer Gerstner Reese Nov 19 2021 4:11 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bruce Beam

Roger & Jennifer Gerstner Reese Nov 19 2021 4:08 PM

So sorry for your loss.
Kay Scholl and family

kay Scholl Nov 19 2021 12:49 PM

Trees are to be planted in Superior National Forest in Bruce's memory.

Mark & Anita Wickersham Nov 18 2021 4:28 PM

Sympathy Gift courtesy of Mark Wickersham. Group of 10 Memorial Trees Planted In Loving Memory of Bruce Beam.

Mark Wickersham Nov 18 2021 10:10 AM

So sorry for your loss.

Len and Diane Nealeigh Nov 18 2021 10:08 AM

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