John R. Beamer, 66, of Downing, MO, formerly of Ottumwa, died at 3:16 p.m. February 15, 2018 at Davis County Hospital in Bloomfield.
He was born February 16, 1951 in Ottumwa to Robert L. and Rosemary Sankot Beamer. He married Karen De Witt on October 1, 1980.
A graduate of Walsh High School and Indian Hills Community College, John served with the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam Conflict. He worked in Law Enforcement and Homeland Security.
Surviving is his wife, Karen; 2 sons, Ben (Jayci) Beamer of Bloomfield and Jerry Beamer of Downing, MO; 2 granddaughters; his mother, Rosemary Beamer of Ottumwa and a sister, Connie (Bill) Feldman of Kansas City, MO.
He was preceded in death by his father.
His body has been cremated and services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published on February 16, 2018