Funeral services were solemnized for Mary M. Becker at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, in St. Stephen's Catholic Church with a Requiem High Mass offered by Msgr. Ingenhorst.
Mary M. Becker, daughter of Frank and Mary Miller was born January 30, 1888 near Friend and passed away at her home in Exeter May 18, 1957 at the age of 69 years, 3 months and 19 days after a prolonged illness.
Her entire life was spent in Saline, York and Fillmore counties. On May 17, 1910 she was united in marriage with Peter J. Becker. They made their home in the Exeter community. To this union, one son Urban, was born.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Joseph. She leaves to mourn her husband Peter, her son Urban and his wife Martha, five grandchildren, one great grandchild, four sisters, three brothers and many relative and friends.
Interment was in the Exeter Cemetery with Farmer Funeral Home in charge.
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to express our sincere thanks to friends and relatives for their kindness and sympathy shown during the time of our recent bereavement.
Mr. and Mrs. Urban Becker and Family
Fillmore County News
May 23, 1957
Final rites for Peter J. Becker were held in St. Stephen's church Wednesday, December 9, at 10 a.m. with Msgr. H. H. Ingenhorst officiating.
Mr. Becker was born March 9, 1880. He died December 6, 1959, aged 79 years and 10 months. He lived most of his life in and around Exeter.
May 17, 1910, he was united in marriage to Mary Miller. To this union was born one son, Urban, of Fairmont. His wife preceded him in death May 18, 1957. He leaves his son and wife, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, two brothers, three sisters, a host of other relatives and friends.
Burial was in the Exeter Cemetery with Farmer Funeral Home in charge.
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to express our thanks and appreciation to all our relatives and friends for the kindness shown us during the illness and death of our father and grandfather.
and Mrs. Urban Becker and Family