Arapahoe, Nebraska

Howard James “Jimmy” Beat, age 46, of Lincoln, Nebraska, died Monday, July 1, 2013 in Hamilton County, Nebraska as a result of a car accident. He was born February 7, 1967 at Lodi, California to David & Leisa (Root) Beat.

He was raised in Arapahoe, Nebraska. He accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Savior on Easter Sunday in 2013. He has been very involved at the Hope Community Church in Lincoln, Nebraska and enjoyed many friends from the church. He enjoyed working on his computer. He was working for Toro Company in Beatrice, Nebraska.


He was preceded in death by his grandparents.


He is survived by his parents Dave & Leisa Beat of Arapahoe, Nebraska

                              Daughter: Ashley Lynn Chadwell, of Michigan

                                  Sisters: Jodi Sander and husband Rocky of Oxford, Nebraska

                                               Susan Vogel and husband Jim of Omaha, Nebraska

                                              and numerous Nieces and Nephews and 1 Great Niece

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There will be no viewing or visitation as cremation was chosen.

Memorial services will be Friday, July 5, 2013 at 10:30 AM at the Arapahoe Christian Church of Arapahoe, Nebraska with Pastor David Welch, officiating. Private family inurnment will be at the Arapahoe Cemetery at Arapahoe, Nebraska at a later date. Wenburg Funeral Home, of Arapahoe, Nebraska is in charge of arrangements.