Frank Beer, a former resident of Aspen and longtime teacher at Aspen High and Middle schools, passed away in Montana on Aug. 28. He is survived by his loving wife, Susan, children, Larry Beer, Amy Coolidge (James Mayo) and Shane Coolidge (Romi) and seven grandchildren. The family would like to invite friends to a celebration of Frank’s life on Oct. 11 at 6 p.m. at the Elks Club at 510 E. Hyman Ave. in Aspen. Please join us and bring along a treasured memory of Frank to share. Contact Amy at with questions. Online condolences may be left at