Calling hours for Don Beckett, retired Kent firefighter, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 23 at auditorium. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Oct. 24 at .
after battling esophageal cancer for several months.
Memorial contributions can be made to Kent Firefighters Association Benevolent Fund, 320 S. DePeyster St., Kent OH 44240.
Beckett is survived by his wife, Heidi Joy (Hosterman) Beckett, whom he married on July 31, 1982; son, Ryan Beckett of Brimfield; daughter, Christy Beckett of Brimfield; mother, Shirley Beckett of Akron; brother, David (Terri) Beckett of Hagerstown, MD; and nephew, Benjamin Beckett of Hagerstown, MD. He was preceded in death by his father.