Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, November 09, 2016
OBITUARY ~ JOHN BEIER
January 23, 1956 ~ October 31, 2016
John Beier, a 60 year old Trenton resident, passed away at 10:47 a.m. on Monday, October 31, 2016 at St. Lukes Hospital on the Plaza in Kansas City, MO.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at Whitaker-Eads Funeral Home in Trenton. A scheduled visitation was held from 6 to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial is in the Mt. Moriah Cemetery.
Mr. Beier was born on January 23, 1956 in King City, MO the son of Dean and Betty (Wright) Beier. He attended Mount Ayr schools from kindergarten to 11th grade. He graduated from South Harrison High School in Bethany in 1974. He was marred to Connie Pettit on October 17, 1974. He was a member of the Trenton I.O.O.F. He worked for various departments within the city of Trenton and recently worked for Black Silo Winery. He retired from the Fire Department in 2001 and retired from Airport Manager in 2011.
John is survived by his wife, Connie Beier of Trenton, MO; two daughters, LaCosta Gonzalez and her husband, Anthony of Garmish, Germany and April Ramsey of Clarksville, TN; four sisters, Sue Studnar and her husband, Bobby of Mountain Home, AR, Mel Kilgore and her husband, Kent of Diagonal, IA, Candy Percifield of Swan, IA, and Judy Quagliana of Westfield, NY; and three grandchildren, Shania Gonzalez of Junction City, KS, William Gonzalez of Garmish, Germany, and Kitana Ramsey of Clarksville, TN.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by an infant sister, Wava Sarah Beier.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, February of 2017