R. Becker, Jr., 69, of 103 Maple Street Danville PA, a faithful husband,
devoted father and friend to all who knew him passed away peacefully
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 after a lengthy illness of Lewy Body Dementia.
He was born August 13, 1946 in Danville PA the son the late John R. and
Geraldine Freas Becker, Sr.
graduated from Danville High School in 1964. He served with the Pennsylvania
Air National Guard and was very proud to be an American.
was married for 47 years to Linda Buck Becker. They were married October
employed by numerous electrical contractors after graduating from high
school. In 1993, he established his own electrical company, John's Electric
and More. He was very successful, gaining the respect and confidence of his
was a Christian and faithful member of Trinity United Methodist Church,
serving on multiple committees and serving on the Board of Trustees for many
years. He was a member of Danville-Mahoning Lodge #224 F&AM and a past
Chief of East End Fire Company Danville PA. He was also a life member of
the National Rifle Association and Danville Moose Lodge #1133.
enjoyed fishing, target shooting and NASCAR.
addition to his wife he is survived by two sons; Jack Becker and his wife
Mandy of Lock Haven PA and Steve Becker of Riverside PA. He is also
survived by three sisters; Nancy Bartlow, Iris Bills and Sheila Kishbaugh
and one sister-in-law Barbara Cooper. He is also survived by many nieces
and nephews along with his beloved cats, Major and Lilly.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service to be held
Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Trinity United Methodist Church
306 Lombard Street Danville PA 17821 with the Reverend Ronald S. French
officiating assisted by the Reverend Rayvon Hilliard. Burial will follow
in Mooresburg Cemetery in Mooresburg PA. Friends will be received from 9:00
AM until 10:45 AM at the church. Danville Mahoning Lodge #224 F&AM will
conduct Masonic services at 10:00 AM. The family will provide flowers.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Samaritan Mission 327 Ferry
Street Danville PA 17821 or The Salvation Memorial Fund 457 Market Street
Williamsport PA 17701.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com