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Hesston Record 5.28



Hesston Record 5.28

Milferd E. Becker 74

Posted 5/28/2015

HALSTEAD - Milferd E. Becker 74, died Friday, May 22, 2015, at Pine Village in Moundridge.  

He was born May 8, 1941, in Newton, to Jake and Julia (Koehn) Becker. 

On August 26, 1962, he Married Stella Mae Becker at Halstead and she survives of the home.  

Milferd was a member of the Grace Mennonite Church in Halstead. He was retired as the sexton for the Halstead City Cemetery.  Milferd was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend.  He greatly enjoyed spending time with his loving family and many friends.

He is survived by his wife Stella of the home; daughters Brenda (Vincent) Koehn, Kimberly (Kenton) Dirks and Starla (Justin) Koehn all of Halstead; brother Vernon (Sharon) Becker of Hardinsburg, Ind.; sister Ruby (Gene) Goucher of Galva; sister-in-law Charlene Becker of Moundridge; 13 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews

He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Howard Becker

A funeral service was held May 26, at Grace Mennonite Church in Rural Halstead, with presiding ministers Raleigh Koehn, Marlin Unruh and Ty Johnson.  A visitation was held May 25 at Grace Mennonite church with the family.  Burial was in the Halstead City Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to Pine Village in care of Petersen Funeral Home

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