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 Donald Beckers, 86, Mount Pulaski, formerly of Washington, retired Caterpillar Inc. research project coordinator, died Monday (July 8, 2013).

Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Mount Pulaski. Visitation: one hour before services. Burial: Mount Pulaski Cemetery, with military rites. Memorials: Vonderlieth Living Center, Mount Pulaski.

 World War II Navy veteran. Member: Mount Pulaski Methodist Church. Survivors: sisters, Hazel J. Raber, Mount Carmel; Joan Stahly, Bloomington. Preceded by: his parents, one brother.

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