BYRON – Harry J. Beauchem, 83, longtime Byron resident, died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 in Generations at Neighbors, Byron. Born Dec. 26, 1937 in Biggsville, Ill., the son of Eugene and Margaret (Stubb) Beauchem.
Married to Marilyn Noble April 20, 1963 in Loves Park. Harry was a 1956 graduate of Oregon High School and owned and operated Beauchem Alarm & Electrical Company in Byron for 30 years. He was a member of Leaf River Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing.
Survived by his wife, Marilyn Beauchem of Byron; sons, David (Vicky) Beauchem of Tallahassee, Fla., and Dawayne Beauchem of Byron; daughter, Penny (Doug) Reber of Byron; 9 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.
Predeceased by his parents and son, Dale Beauchem.
Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, a Memorial Service for Harry will be held at a future date. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Harry’s name may be made to Serenity Hospice & Home, Oregon. Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Byron assisted the family.