John “Jack” Bernard Neubeck, 77, of Bemidji, MN died on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.
A Mass of the Resurrection will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at St. Philip’s Catholic Church in Bemidji, MN with Father Chuck Huck officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-8:00 PM with a prayer service at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at the Cease Funeral Home in Bemidji, and from 12:00 - 1:00 PM on October 10, 2019, prior to the funeral mass at the church. A private interment will be in Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Bemidji at a later date.
He was born June 25, 1942 in Minneapolis, MN the son of John and Marie (Schulte) Neubeck.
He was raised and educated in St. Paul; graduating from Washington High School. He married Peggy Simpson August 11, 1962 in St. Paul, MN. He worked in various cities throughout his career including; Roseville, Detroit Lakes, Coon Rapids, and finally in Bemidji. He worked for N.W.B., U.S. West, and Quest; retiring in 1999. He was a member of St. Philip’s Catholic Church in Bemidji. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his kids and grandkids. He was happiest when surrounded by his family and loved playing cards, especially Pass the Ace. He was full of wit, humor and insisted he was “cool” like the Fonz. All of his grandchildren and great–grandchildren will remember that “they” were his best buddy.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Neubeck of Bemidji, MN; children; John Neubeck of Bemidji, Lori Bannor of Bemidji, Chris and Jenny Neubeck of Bemidji, and Dawn Holcomb of Bemidji; 8 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, 6 Siblings (5 roses and 1 thorn), and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and great grandson, Traesen Bannor.
Honorary casketbearers will be his great grandchildren Riley, Jaxon, and Charlotte Bannor.
Active casketbearers will be his grandchildren Cody Bannor, Missy Bannor, Zach Holcomb, Seth Neubeck, Kayli Holcomb, Ali Neubeck, Emma Neubeck, and Blake Pierce.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials.
Condolences may be left at ceasefuneralhome.com.