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John O. Becker
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Birth: May 28, 1923
Death: Mar. 28, 2011

From The Daily Item Tue Mar 29, 2011, 08:11 PM EDT

MILTON John O. Becker, 87, of Montour Street, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2011, at RiverWoods, Lewisburg.

He was born May 28, 1923, in Roundtown, a son of the late William D. and Mamie (Gotwalt) Becker. On June 22, 1942, he married the former Mary Alice Wire and his death breaks a marital union of 68 years.

John was a World War II veteran serving with the 1080 Army Engineers.

He was employed as a supervisor with the United States Federal Penitentiary Prison Industries, retiring in 1978.

John was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Milton.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Bradley L. Becker and Dennis L. Becker, both of Danville; three grandchildren, Brian Becker, Karl Becker and Amanda Kitchens; three great-grandchildren, Eric Becker, Megan Becker and Kaylee Yocum; one brother, George Becker, of York; and one sister, Florence Hoover, of York.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Kathy Sumner in 2008; and four brothers, Bill Becker, Bob Becker, Dan Smyser and Harold Becker.

Friends and relatives will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Shaw Funeral Home, Milton. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 100 Mahoning St., Milton, with the Rev. Cheryl L. Berner, officiating.

Burial with military honors will be in the Milton Cemetery.

Milton Cemetery
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Rich Fedoush
Record added: Mar 29, 2011
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John O. Becker
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- Peggy English
 Added: Mar. 17, 2014
hello grandpa.i didn't knowyou long but you will always have a place in my heart.
- steph
 Added: Jun. 23, 2011
Thank you Mr. Becker for your service to our country. Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Rich Fedoush
 Added: Mar. 29, 2011

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