Roger Lee Becker

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Roger Lee Becker, 77, of Rocky Comfort, passed away on Monday, June 30, 2014, at the Granby House. He was born on Feb. 13, 1937, in Jackson, Minn., son of Herman and Marion (Tilton) Becker. He graduated from Okabena High School in Minnesota. In 1965, he sold almost everything he owned, including his 1925 Model T, and drove out west. He settled in Marina del Ray, Calif. In the early 80s he moved to Rocky Comfort, where he ran a herd of cattle and help local ranchers repairing their equipment and vehicles.

Survivors include: his sister, Roseanne Florey, of Exeter; and one brother, Larry Becker, of Golden.

A celebration of life will be held at the First Baptist Church of Wheaton, on Monday, July 7, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Ryan Pendergraft officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital and entrusted to the White Funeral Home & Crematory, P.O. Box 890, Cassville, MO 65625.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of White Funeral Home & Crematory, Cassville.