Obituary of Richard H. Beam (Carlton) Richard H. Beam,”JD-8850 collector” age 56. A big man on big equipment with his dog Hmm. He left too soon with only a one finger wave. His wisdom and wit will be missed. Richard was a great husband to Valerie Beam for 20 years; a great father to Loren Nicole Beam, Lisa Murray Beam; a great step-father to Zachary Allen (Erin) Claus, Aaron Michael Claus, Jessica Morgan (Chris) Pasquale; grandfather to Scarlett, Cheyanne, Theodore, Christopher, Aurora; brother to Roger (Debbie Dibacco) Beam, Michael (Olena) Beam and an uncle to several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Donald and Joyce (Murray) Beam and his brother Curtis Beam. A celebration of his life will be held the next harvest on the farm. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 25 Circle St. Suite 102, Rochester NY 14607.