City: Clearwater, Fla.
Date of birth: June 12, 1922, in Pittsburgh.
Parents: George and Helen Beda.
Sibling: Alfred Carl Beda.
Spouse: Eleanor McKinley Beda, whom he married Oct. 19, 1946 at the Amity Presbyterian Church, Dravosburg, Pa.
Children: Alice (Andrew) Yiannaki of Raleigh, N.C.; Janice (Michael) Moliterno of Girard; and Elaine Sandy, deceased.
Number of grandchildren: 7.
Education: Chaney High School.
Employment: Ohio Edison Co.
Church membership: First Presbyterian Church of Niles.
Club Memberships: William Farr Lodge 622, F&AM, York Rite, Niles; Sunrise Chapter OES, Girard; Saxon Club.
Military service: U.S. Army 81st Infantry Division, Pacific and Japan, 1943 to 1946.
Resided in Youngstown, Girard and New Middletown before relocating to Florida in 1993.
Family dinner in Clearwater.