James Patrick Beeson passed peacefully away on Monday, September 4, 2017 at the age of 88 years. Mr. Beeson retired from Newfoundland Light & Power Co. He is predeceased by son Jeffery, wife Alfreda Marie (Peckford) and parents James & Margaret (Kennedy). Left to mourn are son Richard (Cindy Wicks), daughters Beverley Rowsell, Bernadette Beson, Madonna (Ron) Thompson and Sharon (Bill) Pillar; four grandchildren Janine, Jodi, Laurie Lynn & Beverley, 4 great-grandchildren Selby, Jacob, Matthew & Noah, 2 great-great grandchildren Brianna & Sohpia and other relatives and friends. Visitation will be on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9. Father Joseph will conduct the funeral service on Friday, Sept. 8th from St. Joseph's Parish at 2 PM. Pallbearers are Wayne Beson, Glenn Beson, David Beson, Andrea Beson, Glenn Robinson and Tony Beson.