He passed away on April 16, 1950 from a Cerebral Hemmorhage.
He was buried April 19, 1950 at Sterrettania Cemetery, Fairview , Pennsylvania, USA  Find A Grave: Memorial #5238169
↑ 1.01.11.21.31.4 Death Certificate of Ray Beckman, Registration 31883(1950), Pennsylvania Department of Health - Bureau of Vital Records, Personal copy in the files of Matt Pryber
↑ Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 02 May 2019), memorial page for Raymond Frederick Beckman (6 Mar 1877–16 Apr 1950), Find A Grave: Memorial #5238169, citing Sterrettania Cemetery, Sterrettania, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Matt Pryber (contributor 47099959).
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Summit, Erie, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1129; Family History Film: 1255129; Page: 353A; Enumeration District: 180; Image: 0279.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Raymond by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Raymond: