Jerome Beckett, 84, passed away on March 26, 2010. Jerome was born on August 28, 1925 in Charleston, SC. He served in the US Navy during WWII and the Korean War and was a long time member of the Hillsborough Masonic Lodge #25. He is survived by his loving partner, Lita Burke; brother Bill Beckett; children Janet Lopez, Ted Beckett as well as 5 grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday April 7, 2010 at Marsicano-B.Marion Reed-Stowers Funeral Home at 10AM. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Humane Society. Online condolences may be made at www.marsicanofh.com.