In Memory

Nicholas R. Beller

Nick's obituary

Dr. Nicholas Richards Beller, age 70, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Cedar Park, Texas. He was born on July 14, 1944 in Lakewood, Ohio to Clarence John and Edna (Richards) Beller.

Dr. Beller received a Bachelor's degree from the University of Florida in Chemistry, then he earned a Doctorate degree in Chemistry from the University of New Mexico. After completing his education and training, Dr. Beller began his career as a professor of Chemistry. He taught at the Texas A&M University Kingsville for over 30 years as a successful tenured Chemistry professor, where he influenced his colleagues and students.

Dr. Beller's lifelong hobbies included collecting minerals and fossils, and creating lapidary art.

He is survived by his beloved son Eric, his sister Jane, his daughter-in-law Emi, and grandchildren Brandon, Justin, and Joshua.

Upon his wishes, a funeral service will not be held.

We simply ask that a prayer be given in his name. He will be greatly missed.D