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Edward Beebe

Edward G. Beebe, 71, of Grass Valley died Tuesday, Dec. 17, in Grass Valley.

In accordance with his wishes, there will be no services.

Mr. Beebe was born on March 14, 1931, in Evanston, Ill., to Harold and Eleanor (Daniels) Beebe. He graduated from DePauw University in 1953. He married Kathleen Ward on Nov. 10, 1952, in Marshall, Ill. He worked for Kaiser Chemical as a sales executive for over 20 years. He was a member of the Alta Sierra Country Club and many nature conservation and animal welfare groups. He enjoyed hiking, cross-country skiing, and bird watching.

He is survived by his daughter, Diana Beebe of Placerville; sons Gene Beebe of Pt. Richmond and Grant Beebe of Boise, Idaho. He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Beebe on Nov. 21, 2001.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Hospice of the Foothills.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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