|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1907|
|Death: ||Oct. 17, 2003|
DELTA, Colo. -- Adella Becker, 96, died Friday (Oct. 17, 2003) at Delta County Memorial Hospital.
She was born Sept. 16, 1907, to Edward and Lena Alice (Unruh) Buller in Goltry, Okla. They preceded her in death. She married Irvin Becker April 3, 1927. He preceded her in death (28 Aug 2001 in Delta, Colorado).
She lived in Goltry and moved to Ulysses following her marriage. In February of 1933, she moved to Hillsdale, Okla., then to Halstead where she remained until 1970. She then moved to Corpus Christi, Texas, for five years and returned to Halstead, where she remained until moving to Cedaredge, Colo., in 1989 to be closer to her children. She was a floral designer. She also worked in two hospitals. She enjoyed teaching evangelism to small children.
Survivors include: a daughter, Pernie Matthies and husband Lester of Cedaredge; a son, Myron Becker of Cedaredge; a sister-in-law, Marie Buller of Newton; a life-long friend, Ellie Parson of Cedaredge; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and two step-great-great-grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by: a daughter-in-law, Joan Becker; a brother, John Buller; and a sister and brother-in-law, Lavina Boehs and husband Bennie.
Funeral service was Friday at Grand Mesa Southern Baptist Church in Cedaredge with Larry Burns officiating.
Burial was in Cedaredge Cemetery.
Memorials have been established with the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 474, Grand Junction, CO 81502.
Irvin Henry Becker (1907 - 2001)
Created by: Tom Crago
Record added: Aug 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21199780
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