Johnnie M. Beebe, 69

Johnnie M. Beebe, 69, of Georgetown, died at home on Monday, April 3, 2006. He was retired from Forest Oak School District, where he worked in the maintenance department.

He was a member of AM Vets, Post 2, Millsboro; American Legion Post 24, Benevolent Protective Order of Elks Lodge in Selbyville. He was a diehard Eagles and Phillies fan. He loved fishing and a good cigar or a cold beer. “He was one helluva guy and a great brother.” He was a devoted lover of animals and he loved his dogs: Lindsay, Jackie, Gracie and Rosie; his cat, Cherokee; and his parakeet, Rachel.

He is survived by his sister, Rose M. Gerace; two brothers, Lester Beebe and Jim Beebe, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services and interment will be private.