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 Florence C. <I>Tarsek</I> Becker

Florence C. Tarsek Becker

Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, USA
Death 13 Jul 2015 (aged 72–73)
Morristown, Morris County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Chatham, Morris County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 149681663 · View Source
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Florence C. Becker of Chatham, New Jersey passed away at Morristown Medical Center at the age of 73.

She was born in Toledo, Ohio, and raised in Palos Park, Illinois, where she graduated from Carl Sandburg High School in 1959. In Chicago, Mrs. Becker worked for Peoples Gas and attended DePaul University.

Daughter of the late Anne Balasz and John Tarsek of Toledo, Ohio.
She married Brian Becker in 1969. Shortly after, they moved first to Brooklyn Heights, New York, and then to Chatham, New Jersey.

In 1973, she became a general manager for the National Educational Music Company located in Summit, New Jersey. She also briefly worked as a support staff member at Chatham High School. More recently, Mrs. Becker became a certified master gardener from the Rutgers Cooperative Research & Extension and volunteered for the Frelinghuysen Arboretum help line.

Mrs. Becker was a very active member of her neighborhood and community.

Mrs. Becker was preceded in death by her parents as well as uncles, Nicholas and John Tarsek, and her namesake, Aunt Florence.

She is survived by her husband, two sons, an aunt, and cousins in Oregon, Ohio.

Her obituary was published in the Hunterdon County Democrat on July 21, 2015.




  • Created by: RS Witwer
  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149681663
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Florence C. Tarsek Becker (1942–13 Jul 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149681663, citing Fair Mount Cemetery, Chatham, Morris County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by RS Witwer (contributor 48434609) .