Dr Walter Herman Becker

Dr Walter Herman Becker

Birth
Iowa, USA
Death 27 Dec 1944 (aged 70)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot Sec 08, Lot 103-A, Grave 1
Memorial ID 150034758 · View Source
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Dr. Becker Dies In Hospital – Funeral Friday For Physician

Funeral services will be held at 11:30 A.M. Friday in Holman & Lutz Colonial mortuary, N.E. 14th avenue and Sandy boulevard, for Dr. Walter Herman Becker, 70, who died Wednesday at Good Samaritan hospital. He had engaged in his usual physician’s duties Saturday.

Though a native of Iowa, Dr. Becker had spent most of his life in Oregon, where he was graduated from Willamette University, Oregon State college and University of Oregon medical school.

He was a member of the board of stewards of Montavilla Methodist church, and of the Maccabees, Eagles and Odd Fellows lodges.

The widow, Myrtle Hewitt Becker, whom he married in Portland 46 years ago; two sons, Hal D. Becker and Herman H. Becker; a daughter, Mrs. Meda Johnson; two grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Amy Hatch, Seaside, survive.

Rev. Albert J. Wilson, pastor of the Montavilla church, will officiate at the services. Interment will be in Riverview cemetery.

[The Oregonian, 28 Dec 1944, p11]

Son of Charles William Becker & Susan Wise


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 150034758
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Walter Herman Becker (15 Apr 1874–27 Dec 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 150034758, citing River View Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by FriendsofRiverView (contributor 47910568) .