Becky Isaac, 64, lost her valiant battle against pancreatic cancer at her home in Overland Park March 1st with family by her side. Becky was born in Lawrence, Kansas, August 18th, 1948, the daughter of Kathryn and Howard Heck. She attended Lawrence High School (class ’66), Emporia State University and Crum’s Beauty School in Manhattan¸ KS.
Becky is survived by her husband Larry Isaac, daughters Kristi Stallings and husband Wayne, Ottawa and Kelli Curry and husband Shane of Oskaloosa, her sister Sherry Nelson and husband David of Lawrence, brother Fred Heck of Ottawa, and her three beloved grandchildren Regan, Reese and Colton Curry. She is also survived by stepchildren, Todd and Natalie Isaac of Lawrence. She was preceded in death by her parents Howard and Kathryn Heck.
Becky married Richard Boehringer, the father of her daughters in 1967. She then married Larry Isaac. For 35 years Larry loved and cared for Becky and her family.
Becky owned and operated Becky’s Salon and Day Spa in Lawrence for 25 years. After selling the spa, Becky and Larry retired in Overland Park, KS to be near grandchildren. While in Overland Park, Becky managed Quinn’s Medical Day Spa for several years. Becky’s vibrant personality and presence will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Visitation will be at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 5th from 5-7pm.
A funeral service will be held 10 am Wednesday, March 6, at Free Methodist Church, Lawrence. Family and friends will meet after the service at Lawrence Country Club to celebrate Becky’s life. (Lunch will be provided).
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to COF Training Services in Ottawa, Kansas in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana, Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at Rumsey-yost.com.