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Nicholas Paul Beck, 30, Alto, passed away Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, from a drug overdose.

A memorial gathering will be held Wednesday, Jan. 17, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam. A memorial service and a time to share memories will follow at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Nicholas was born the son of Rob and Lynn (Belisle) Beck on Feb. 26, 1987, in Fond du Lac. He was a 2005 graduate of Waupun High School. Nicholas was a hard worker and enjoyed working for his father’s business, where he started to learn the trade of welding. He loved the outdoors; whether he was hunting, four-wheeling or fishing, especially for catfish. Nick was very social and loved being with his friends. He could light up anyone’s day and had a giving heart that was always willing to help others.

He is survived by his parents, Rob and Lynn Beck of Waupun; his sister, Nicole Beck of Texas; paternal grandma, Helen Beck; maternal grandparents, John and Nancy Belisle; 17 aunts and uncles; many cousins, other relatives and friends.

Nicholas was preceded in death by his paternal grandma, Irene Beck; and paternal grandpa, Rolland O. Beck.

In lieu of flowers and monetary gifts, please speak up and take action if you see someone struggling with substance abuse.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family. To make an online condolence or for more information, visit