John T. Beien

  • Born: May 15, 1955
  • Died: October 20, 2019
  • Location: Sterling, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

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John Beien
John T. Beien, 64, of Sterling, died unexpectedly Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. He was a retired IBEW 364 union electrician of 36 years, fully transitioned to loving Grandpa.
John was born May 15, 1955, in Sterling, the son of Vincent C. and Catherine A. (O'Connell) Beien.
Survivors include his wife, Sheryl, son and daughter-in-law Adam and Andrea Beien, one grandson John-Thomas, four siblings, Kathy (Pete) Kaup, Vicki (Warren Jones) Beien, Jim (Deborah) Beien, and Tom (Laura) Beien; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, one niece, and three nephews.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10 am Friday at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling, with the Rev. Jorge Bravo officiating. Luncheon immediately following, at Kapp's Banquet Facility, 201 W. 1st Street in Rock Falls.
Memorials: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, St Mary's grade school, and Newman High School
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.