Frederick J Beste, III, Partner Emeritus of Originate Ventures Died on December 8, 2018

After an extended illness, Fred Beste passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at the age of 72.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem, 2344 Center St., Bethlehem, PA 18017.

Fred’s family requests that memorial donations be made to CACLV (Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley), Bethlehem, PA, Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Kempton, PA, or the Adult Congenital Heart Assn., 3300 Henry Ave, #112, Philadelphia, PA 19129, and extends much gratitude to Dr. William Davidson, Director, Program for Adult Congenital Heart Disease of the Penn State Hershey Medical Center’s Heart and Vascular Institute, Hershey, PA, for giving us so many more years with Fred than his heart was designed to support.

The Originate Growth Fund team benefited from Fred’s leadership and insight and he will be missed.

Mr. Beste’s Obituary