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Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
Thursday March 12th, 2015
10:00am - 12:00pm

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Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
Thursday March 12th, 2015

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Jay Mark Beckwith

Jay Mark Beckwith, aged 61 of Ravenna passed away Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Spectrum Health Rehab and Nursing Center. Jay was born on October 12, 1953 in Muskegon, MI to J.R. and A. Jane Beckwith. He married Martha (Gentz) Beckwith on September 9, 2010 in Muskegon, MI. Jay is survived by his Wife, Martha; his Father, J.R. Beckwith of Hart; 2 Daughters: Betty Drake of Muskegon and Jayla Beckwith of Ravenna; 1 Brother, Jeff (Cindy) Beckwith of Muskegon; 1 Sister, Nancy (Chuck) Hogarth of Florida; and 3 Grandchildren: Caynan, River and Tanner. Jay was preceded in death by his Mother, A. Jane Beckwith and Daughter, Monica Beckwith. Funeral Services for Jay Mark Beckwith will be conducted on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 12:00pm at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna with Pastor Carl Black officiating. Burial will be at Moorland Township Cemetery. The family will be at the funeral home on Thursday, March 12, 2015 from 10:00am to 12:00pm to receive friends. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the family. Go to: www.throopfhravenna.com or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna to sign the online guestbook’s. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511

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Even though it's been many years since we've talked I'll always remember working with Jay at "Muskegon Tool".He would always keep us laughing with his jokes and fun since of humor.I remember picking him up and bringing him home from work when he lived on east broadway. My "Deepest Sympathy" to the family. Jeff Holstine.

Jeff Holstine Mar 17 2015 7:29 AM

We are so sorry to hear of Jay's passing, we haven't seen him in ages , didn't know he wasn't well. We regret that we can't attend the funeral. In our 80's now and lots of health problems. You will be remembered in our thoughts and prayers.

Alan & Ruthie Glover Mar 11 2015 8:30 PM

Jay, Your physical pain & struggles are over. May you rest in peace. Your cousin, Linda (Wiltzer) Kay

Neal & Linda (Wiltzer) Kay Mar 11 2015 6:29 PM

Dear Jay, It was with deep sadness that we heard of your departure of this earth. I'm glad we were able to talk not too long ago. You will be missed. I wish we could have spent more time together. May you rest in peace Jay and rejoice with the Lord forever. To the Family: Our sincere condolences on your loss. This news deeply saddens our hearts of such a young departure. We Love You!

Jack Beckiwth, Roxy & Eric Barry Mar 9 2015 10:34 PM

Hes in a better place right now Than hes ever been before; All pain is gone; hes now at rest; Nothing troubles him anymore. Rest peacefully Jay. I know you and Jane are looking down on us, and Jayla Jane now has 2 special angels in heaven to watch over her

Cynthia Beckwith Mar 9 2015 10:37 AM