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Harry Beckmann III
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“Annette, I was so sorry to hear about Harry. He was such a very nice person. May the Lord Jesus comfort you and your family in this time of sorrow....Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: St.Clair Michel - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Worked with Harry at BellSouth. A very nice person. Wishes for peace and comfort to family. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Ken Hattaway - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Loving you all and praying for you all in this season of saying goodbye and the grief journey. Love, Becky Lind ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Becky Lind - Summerville, SC

“My heart is with you and your family today. May God give you strength and peace going forward. Sincerely,Joanne Christopher ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Joanne Christopher - Charleston, SC

“Just wanted to let you know your family has been in my thoughts and prayers. I knew Mr Beckmann from his visits to the James Island library. It was...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Angela Sullivan - Mt Pleasant, SC

“I am very sorry for your loss. I hope your hearts are filled with loving memories and may you find comfort in knowing that God will bind up the...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Pat

“I remember Harry well, having grown up with him in James Island Grammar School. He was such a nice guy, and I can tell he grew into the man who is...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Terry Stone - Alto, GA

“He was an exceptional human being and it was my family's pleasure to have known him since he was a young man. This earth has lost one of the nicest...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“May God covet you all with Comfort that only can come through Him. May You find Peace in the days, weeks and months ahead. We are so sorry about...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Emmie & Edward Hollingsworth - SC

“My condolences are with you and your family during this difficult time. May the memories of Harry and the love of family and friends surround you...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Beckmann Family, you have my prayers and deepest sympathy. I have known Harry for many years, I worked with him at Bellsouth. May God Bless...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Rev. Dr. Al Capers, Sr. - SC

“I am shocked to learn of the homecoming of a dear friend. I will miss him. My sincere condolences to Annette and Kimberly. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Ed Howell - Folly Beach, SC


Harry Beckmann III, 75, of Folly Beach, South Carolina, husband of Patricia Priebe Beckmann entered into eternal rest Thursday, June 27, 2019. His Funeral Service will be held Monday, July 1, 2019 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel, 232 Calhoun Street at 11:00 a.m. Interment, Magnolia Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the Downtown Chapel.

Harry was born October 9, 1943 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Harry Beckmann, Jr. and Hermine Adams Beckmann. He graduated from Murray Vocation High School and retired from BellSouth as a digital technician after 30 years. Harry always had a smile on his face and never met a stranger, he was quick with a joke, and had a great sense of humor. He was always there whenever someone needed him, whether it was a small house repair, to cut a lawn, or put on a roof. He was a skilled craftsman who was creative, and able to build or fix anything. Harry loved the outdoors and spent much time with family and friends out boating around Folly, on his dock, or simply hanging out on his porch greeting passersby.

In addition to his wife of 51 years, Patricia, he is survived by his daughter, Kimberly Beckmann Pupke and her husband Trace of Folly Beach, SC; and three grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brother, John B. Carroll; and two sisters: Lynne Sistrunk and Claudia Dew.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.