James Allen McBeth The funeral service for James Allen McBeth will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Bucyrus, Ohio. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home. Mr. McBeth was an Army veteran. He was devoted to his Ohio State Buckeyes. James was the beloved husband of Gwen (nee Sims); loving stepfather of Douglas (Terry), Carole and John; and dear grandfather of Corey, Courtlyn and Camryn. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Helen McBeth. In lieu of flowers, Mass offerings appreciated or donations may be made to St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 130 S. Walnut St., Bucyrus, OH 44820. For information, 630-766-3232 or www.geilsfuneralhome.com. Published in the Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on 3/8/2006.