Beauchamp, Stephen

Stephen Sherwood Beauchamp

June 15, 1950 - April 30, 2016

Stephen Sherwood Beauchamp of McKinney, Texas passed away on April 30, 2016 at the age of 65 after battling Crohn’s Disease for over 40 years.  He was born on June 15, 1950 to Sherwood and Juanita (Averitt) Beauchamp in Dallas, Texas.  Stephen married Beverly Taquino on February 14, 1981 in Dallas, Texas.  He was a Licensed Professional Counselor in the Healthcare Industry.  Stephen had a passionate will to live and defeated the odds many times, amazing his doctors and everyone who knew him.  He loved sports, especially the Dallas Cowboys.  He was the “Commish” of the Creek Fantasy Football League for 24 years, starting long before most people had ever heard of Fantasy Football.

Stephen is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Beverly Beauchamp of McKinney, Texas; brothers, Donald Beauchamp and wife Deborah of Mesquite, Texas, Kenneth Gleason of Plano, Texas; brother-in-law, Bob Taquino and wife Elisabeth of Plano, Texas; sisters-in-law, Nanette Taquino of Richardson, Texas, RaeGene Mungioli and husband Luigi of Dallas, Texas; dear friend, Julie Davis; and numerous loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow funeral home in Allen, Texas.  Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen, Texas. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Tuesday evening, May 3, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the organization of your choice.

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Steve was a special man and he will be missed. We loved him dearly. May God wrap his comforting arms around you and your family. Marti and Steve Cash, May 5, 2016 Dear Beverly and Beauchamp Family, I would like to express my deepest sympathy to you. I feel blessed to have met you and Steve and to have been part of Steve's medical care team. I found Steve to be a great person and for you two to be a fantastic couple. I tried to come to the funeral today and was unable to get there due to traffic accidents in both directions on 75. You are in my thoughts, Dr Michael Allen Michael Allen MD, May 4, 2016 Beverly, We're so very sorry to hear about Steve's passing. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. With much love and deepest sympathy, dear friend. Linda Yohe and Byron Luke Linda Yohe, May 4, 2016 Mark and I are so sorry to hear about your loss. Steve was such a good man. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Vicki & Mark Abbott
Vicki Abbott, May 3, 2016 Beverly we are so sorry for your loss. mark & linda cowles
mark & linda cowles, May 3, 2016 Beverly, I am so sorry for your loss. Stay strong.
Robert Lockwood, May 3, 2016 Sending heart felt condolences to Beverly and your family. So sorry to hear of your passing. May we all remember the good memories we shared. God Bless all.
Susan and Frank Turner, May 3, 2016 The Delle Family sends our Deepest Sympathy~ Floyd Sandy Kyle
Sandy Mayabb, May 2, 2016