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Harry R. Becker

February 1, 1924 ~ September 5, 2021 (age 97)


Harry R. Becker, 97, passed away September 5, 2021. Beloved son of the late Harry A. and Anna, nee Krack, Becker; loving husband of the late Lorraine, nee Shaver, Becker; dear father of Roy Becker, Gail (John) Nackel, and Edith (Edward Singer) Becker; cherished grandfather of Melissa (Ryan Coyle) Nackel, Allison Nackel, and William and Gwendolyn Singer; great-grandfather of Kathryn Coyle; brother of the late Bernell Moore and the late Margaret Weisbrod. He is also survived by other relatives and friends.

Harry was a veteran of the US Army serving in WW II and later retired from Union Electric after many years as an electrical draftsman. He was a member Algabil-Freedom Lodge #636 AF&AM, American Legion Post 111, and was a member of Hope United Church of Christ.

Memorials are appreciated to Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts of the USA, or a charity of choice.

Visitation: 4-8 pm, Fri. Sept. 17th at John L. Ziegenhein and Sons Funeral Home, South City Chapel, 7027 Gravois Ave. Funeral: 10 am, Sat. Sept. 18th at Hope UCC, 6273 Eichelberger. Interment in Resurrection Cemetery.

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September 17, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South City
7027 Gravois Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63116

Funeral Service
September 18, 2021

10:00 AM
Hope United Church of Christ
6273 Eichelberger St.
St. Louis, MO 63109
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