Lawrence N. Beard, 74, currently of Avondale, AZ; formerly of Davenport, IA, passed away Feb 10, 2022 peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family. A celebration of life will be held at a date that will later be announced.
He was born May 7, 1947 in Dubuque, IA to Charles and Charlotte Beard.
He was united in marriage to Wanda Bohnhof June 24, 1978.
He was an avid Nascar fan and loved racing pigeons and working on cars.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda, daughters Stephanie (Brian) Leyva, Meagan (Thomas) Paustian, and Morgan (Henry) Bradford. Six grandchildren, Caleb Buehl, Cailee Diaz, Chloie and Amaiya Ruiz, Zoe and Levi Kress. Numerous sister in laws, one brother in law, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, mother, sister Karen, sister in law, Jacque, brother in laws Walter, George, Bill and Matt and one nephew.
Any donations can be made to the family.