Beeson, R. Mark

R. MARK BEESON of Niles, Michigan, 67, retired Elder, died December 17, 2020, after a courageous 15-month battle with pancreatic cancer. Mark was the founding pastor of Granger Community Church.

Due to complications cause by COVID-19, the family will host a private funeral service. The service will be livestreamed 4:00 p.m., Sunday, December 20 at this link. MH McGann Hay Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Mark is survived by his wife, Sheila Beeson; children, Amber (Ryan) Cox, Aaron (Tracy) Beeson, Angela (John) Keim; and eight grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, consider sending a kid to camp. Memorial contributions may be made to Granger Community Church for camp scholarships, by texting “Camp” to 574.575.4114 or online at

You can read an obituary about Mark’s life and contributions, and find a private link to share condolences with friends and family on the funeral home website.