Born June 17, 1918 in Harris Grove, Iowa to James and Mary Blanche (Lovell) McCurley. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Paul L. Beck,Ph.D. Survived by daughter, Claudia Borgeson; grandchildren: Kevin Borgeson (Nichole), Andrea Moore (Michael); 3 grreat-grandchildren:Dallas, Lily and Chloe Moore; brother, Victor McCurley (Joan) nieces and nephews. Memorial service: 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23 at First Presbyterian Church in Missouri Valley. Interment, Rose Hill Cemetery. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Association.