Janet and Ellsworth Beckman recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary at Pajaro Dunes on Monterey Bay with their two sons, Vern and Bart, and their wives, Marie and Karen.
Before his retirement, Ells was a grape, cherry and walnut grower in the Lodi area. He is a Past Commander of Lodi Post American Legion and past Big Sir of Branch #18. He has been very active in both Masonic and Shrine organizations. Janet served as President of Omega Nu and Chapter IM, PEO.