Thank you to all who have reached out to share a memory of retired Master Sergeant Carl Beck, ASC’s “bonus grandpa” to 23 years of Scotties (and faculty and staff), former late night building monitor at McCain Library, WWII D-Day survivor from the 101st Airborne Division and all-around hero.
A memorial service [Carl Beck Funeral Program 2015 9 18] was held:
Friday, September 18, 2015
Clairmont Presbyterian Church, 1994 Clairmont Rd., Decatur, GA 30033
Memorial contributions may be made online or mailed to the Faulkner Fund at the church’s address above.
§ Reception in Milligan Hall and viewing at the church from 10:00 am-12:00 pm
§ Funeral service in the CPC sanctuary, 12:00 -1:00 pm
§ Burial, 1:30 pm, Floral Hills, 3150 Lawrenceville Hwy., Tucker, GA 30094
§ After Party & Tributes, Mo’s Pizza, 3109 Briarcliff Rd, Atlanta, GA 30329
Even if you did not know Carl, you will smile at the students’ sentiments in this video from his retirement in 2012: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUPnB6dvKOg
Or his interview with the Veterans’ History Project at the Library of Congress:
Hail and farewell, Carl!