MERIDEN, Conn. – John F. Beal, 60, died unexpectedly Wednesday, April 27, 2011. John was born Nov. 28, 1950, in Jonesport, a son of Jean Kelley Reed of East Machias, and the late Harlan Beal, and was a Meriden, Conn., resident for many years.
He was a graduate of Lyman Hall High School, Wallingford, Conn., and was employed by Horton Printing, Meriden, Conn.
In addition to his mother, Jean, he is survived by his stepfather, Lowell Reed; his sisters, Alison Latham of Connecticut, and Rebecca DeNegris and her husband, Dean, also of Connecticut; his brothers and their spouses, Kerwin and Chris Beal of Pennsylvania, Jeff and Nancy Beal of New Hampshire, and Roger and Anne Reed of Florida; his lifelong friends, Bill and Pat Miller of Connecticut; along with several aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and cousins.
Services will be private and held at a later date.