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In Memory of

Bonita Claire Beck

June 7, 1947 - October 12, 2016

Obituary


Bonita "Bonnie" C. Beck, 69, formerly of Crystal Lake, passed away October 12, 2016 in Bonita Springs, FL in her home surrounded by family. Born June 7, 1947 in Chicago, IL; she was the daughter of Robert and Lillian (Nelson) Berlinger. She married the love of her life, Arthur Beck on November 11, 1988 on a sail boat in the Virgin Islands of St. Thomas.
A graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Bonnie retired from United Airlines after 27 years of service. As a flight attendant supervisor, Bonnie helped open flight attendant bases in France...

Bonita "Bonnie" C. Beck, 69, formerly of Crystal Lake, passed away October 12, 2016 in Bonita Springs, FL in her home surrounded by family. Born June 7, 1947 in Chicago, IL; she was the daughter of Robert and Lillian (Nelson) Berlinger. She married the love of her life, Arthur Beck on November 11, 1988 on a sail boat in the Virgin Islands of St. Thomas.
A graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Bonnie retired from United Airlines after 27 years of service. As a flight attendant supervisor, Bonnie helped open flight attendant bases in France and England. She was later promoted to the human resources department where she was responsible for several territories throughout the United States.
She had a passion for sailing and she enjoyed golf, tennis and running. Bonnie loved her cats and orchids. A very loving and caring person, she made time for everyone, especially her family.
Bonnie is survived by her husband of 28 years, Arthur Beck; four sons, David (Andrea) Simpson, Randy (Becky) Beck, Scott (Caryn) Beck and Russell (Kim) Beck; grandchildren, Morgan, Jake and Ava Simpson, Chase, Forest, Abi, Kennedy, Harry, Jason, Kylie, Katherine, Gunner and Hayden Beck; brother, Brian Berlinger and a host of other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation 5 until 8 p.m. Monday, October 17th, at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. Funeral service 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 18th, at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Ridgewood Memorial Park in Des Plaines. Online condolences may be made at querhammerandflagg.com