Sun Prairie-Brian T. “Binzer” Beale, age 44, died unexpectedly after a brief illness on Saturday, November 17, 2012. He was born on September 24, 1968 in Madison, the son of Richard and Elizabeth (Poppa) Beale. He graduated from LaFollette High School in 1986 where he was very successful in both hockey and baseball. After high school, he married his high school sweetheart, Keri-Jo DuBois and together they had 4 sons. He served in the United States Army. Brian was in the trades, mainly working as a plasterer. He was also very active with youth hockey and shared that love with his boys who now all play hockey. Brian was an avid hunter, especially for deer and turkey.
He is survived by his 4 sons, Jonathon, Joseph, Joshua and Jordan Beale; grandson, Mason Lane; parents, Richard and Elizabeth Beale; siblings: William and Robert (Laura) Beale, Barbara (Les) Lessmiller, Elizabeth (Vaughn) Haley and Bobette Weiss; former wife, Keri-Jo DuBois; also survived by many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by both his paternal and maternal grandparents.
A memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, 2402 St. Albert Drive, Sun Prairie, with Msgr. Terrence Connors officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass on Wednesday at the church. Private interment will be at Highland Memory Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
The family would like to thank the staff at St. Mary’s Hospital for their loving care during his illness.