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Matthew Fitzpatrick Beuke


Last updated 1/8/2020 at 4:41pm | View PDF

Matthew Fitzpatrick Beuke, 30, of Hinsdale passed away Jan. 5, 2020, surrounded at home by his loving family and friends who supported him through his long and courageous journey of ALS.

Matty's journey with ALS began in June 2017. The support from his family and friends has been overwhelming these last 2 1/2 years. The Les Turner ALS Foundation, Journey Care and the many people Matty met along the way gave him the strength and courage to fight this insidious disease.

On Sunday, Matty won the fight and passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family. #MATTYMATTERS.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Kane and Andrea Keirnan.

He is survived by his parents, Richard and Annamarie Beuke; his brothers, Peter (Katie) Beuke and Ricky (Nicole Morin) Beuke; his nieces, Lily and Zoey Beuke; his grandparents, Chuck and Elaine Beuke; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

The visitation is from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at Sullivan Funeral Home, 60 S. Grant St., Hinsdale.

A funeral Mass will be said at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at St. John of the Cross Church, 5005 Wolf Rd. Western Springs.

Interment will be private at Bronswood Cemetery in Oak Brook.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Les Turner ALS Foundation, 5550 W. Touhy Ave. Skokie, IL 60077 or online at


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