Richard Edward Beacham OBE, JP, PJM died on 18 June 2008.
He had a very happy and extraordinary life, which in the 40th year of his marriage to Judith, culminated in a wonderful last month: In May Richard witnessed Justin’s marriage to Rachel; Nigel and Anne-Marie presented him with a grandson, Finn, and he celebrated his 70th birthday. Richard shared these wonderful moments with friends and family on his last Saturday at a summer party at Prestbury. He died peacefully at home.
At services in his memory these things were said:
Here are images:
Here are his own words on his Gurkha reunion in 2001