Elaine Beck, 81, of Hemet, Calif., died Feb. 24, 2015. Born in Newark, she lived in South Orange, Monmouth Beach, and Hendersonville, NC, before moving to Hemet 10 years ago.
Mrs. Beck worked at Beck’s Hardware.
She graduated from Weequahic High School, Newark.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Burton; two daughters, Lynn Sprouls and Carol Gortler; three grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
Services were held March 16 with arrangements by Hemet Valley Mortuary. Memorial contributions may be sent to 1180 W. Montrose Ave, Hemet, CA 92543.