Breana Lynn Beckmann


Breana Lynn Beckmann, 31, of Wakefield, died on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 202, at Providence Medical Center in Wayne following a battle with cancer.  

Services will be held Monday, Dec. 12 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wakefield, with Reverend William Bertrand officiating.  Visitation will be held on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 4 to 6 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church.  Burial will be in the Wakefield Cemetery. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Munderloh-Smith Funeral Home in Wakefield, NE.

Breana Lynn Beckmann was born Nov. 27, 1991 in Pender, the daughter of Marlin and Ruth (Lehman) Beckmann. Following her graduation from Pender High School in May of 2010, Breana attended Northeast Community College. She earned her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education in 2013. She had been working at Story Time in Sioux City as a paraprofessional. Breana was an avid Husker fan, enjoyed reading and watching movies.

Survivors include her parents, Marlin and Ruth Beckmann of Wakefield; sister, Carmen (Jason) Pease of Sioux City, Iowa; brother, Andrew Beckmann of Omaha; aunts, uncles, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her paternal and maternal grandparents; aunt, Caroline; and her beloved dog, Tate.