Kenneth Carl Becker Obituary

Kenneth Carl Becker, age 81, passed away on October 28, 2021, in Mayflower, Arkansas. He was born June 18, 1940, to the late John Carl and Eleanor (Sandberg) Becker.

Mr. Becker worked as a civil engineer for the U.S Forest Service during his lifetime, he also served in the United States Army. Ken grew up on a Nebraska farm; he valued life, freedom, and independence. He traveled around the world and met his wife, Gisela, whom he was happily married to for 45 years. Ken loved his family and never stopped learning.

Ken was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Gisela Becker; his sister, Dorothy; and by his brother, LeRoy. He is survived by his sons, Dan (Lori) Becker, and Wayne (Ariane) Becker; daughters, Anika (John H.) Becker, Catherine (David) Christopher; grandchildren, Joshua, Andrew, Elizabeth, Caleb, Michael, Kevin, Selina, Flynn, Melany, Stephen, Daniel, and Jonathan; great-grandchild, Sawyer; brother, Paul Becker; and by his sisters, Caryl, and Pearl.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, October 30, 2021, at Pinecrest Memorial Park at 10:00 a.m., under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.

Pallbearers are Paul, Dan, Wayne, Joshua, Andrew, Caleb, and David.

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10-29-21 11:56 a.m. KAWX.ORG 


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