Obituaries

Lloyd J. Beth 1944 - 2009 Kansas City, Kan.

Services for Lloyd J. Beth Jr., 64, of Kansas City, Kan., were Thursday, Jan. 22, at Porter Funeral Home, Kansas City, Kan. Burial was in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Beth died Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.
He was born May 28, 1944, the son of Lloyd and Donna Beth. He was a lifelong resident of Kansas City, Kan.
Before retiring in 1992, Mr. Beth worked 30 years for General Motors, where he was known to his fellow workers as “Augie.” He was in law enforcement from 1972 until 2006, serving as a reserve officer with the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department, and as police chief in Basehor and Edwardsville. He completed training Oct. 12, 2007, at the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Academy in Hutchinson, Kan.
Survivors include his wife, Jean; two daughters, Marijo Craig and Lisa Cianciolo; two sons, Lloyd III and John; 10 grandchildren; a brother, Duane; and his beloved dog Sandy.
The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, 6700 Antioch Road, Suite 100, Merriam, KS 66204.
Online condolences can be made at porterfuneralhome.com.