Jacob J. Beideck, age 73, of Willmar, died Monday morning, Dec. 10, 2007, at Bethesda Heritage Center Nursing Home in Willmar.
Jacob was born July 23, 1934, in Lincoln, Neb., the son of George and Susanna Beideck. At the age of five, Jacob moved with his family to rural Watertown, where he grew up and attended country school.
Jacob worked on the family farm near Watertown until his retirement. He later moved to Willmar.
In 2005, he moved to Bethesda Heritage Center.
He is survived by two sisters, Marian Sabin of Apple Valley and Esther Sherman of Cicero, Ill.; many nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers; and 10 sisters.
Funeral services took place Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethesda Heritage Center Chapel with the Rev. Pablo Obregon officiating. Interment was in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Montrose.
Funeral arrangements were with Peterson Brothers Funeral Home in Willmar.