David R. Beck, 81, Cresson, died Monday. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Paul J. and Zelma E. (Diehl) Beck. Surviving are his wife, Doreen (Smithmyer); stepsons, Richard Jr. and Christopher P. Iachini; stepgrandchildren: Layla, Carina and Kelly Poorman; siblings: Judy Lutz, Meredith Hurliman, Brian, Gary and Aimee Langensiepen. He was preceded in death by brothers: Paul Jr., Ralph and Kevin. David was a veteran of the U.S. Army. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing or visitation. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church St., Gallitzin.