Alice M. Becker, age 86, of Mayer, died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
She was born Nov. 15, 1924, in Mayer, the daughter of Henry and Emma (Drusch) Gloege.
Alice was a hard worker on the farm, enjoying every aspect of farm life. She loved to tend to her garden and go fishing.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Reynard; and parents Henry and Emma Gloege.
Alice is survived by her loving family: sons and daughters-in-law Henry and Judy Becker, and David and Linda Becker, all of Mayer; grandchildren Brian Becker, Laura Becker, Reynard Becker and fiancée Betty Jo Thaemert, and Jacob Becker; great-grandson Noah; nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
The funeral service took place Thursday, Jan. 27 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Watertown with the Rev. LeRoy LaPlant officiating; Interment was at Mayer United Cemetery.
Visitation was Wednesday, Jan. 26 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia, and continued Thursday for one hour prior to the service at the church.
Casket bearers were Brian Becker, Laura Becker, Reynard Becker, Jacob Becker, Keith Spomer, Dale Barfnecht, and Al Rolf.
Arrangements were with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia; www.johnsonfh.com.