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Lenora Becker

Lenora Becker

Lenora Becker, 91, Jamestown, ND died Monday morning, July 14, 2014 at the Heritage Center in Jamestown, ND.

Lenora Zimmerman was born July 28, 1922 near Streeter, ND the 10th child out of 15 children of Jacob and Katherine (Pfiefle) Zimmerman. She attended the local rural school where she received her elementary education and grew to womanhood in the vicinity.

She and Ervin Becker were married December 6, 1945 at Streeter, ND. They made their home on a farm south of Streeter for 53 years, since 1984 they spent the winter months in Mesa, AZ, and moved to Jamestown in October of 1998. Following the death of her husband in 2007 she continued to live in Jamestown.

She is survived by her 4 children: Richard (Pricilla) Becker, Bismarck, ND; Donna (Gary) Kluthe, Rapid City, SD; Dave (Arnell) Becker, Pelican Rapids, MN; and Dennis (Holly) Becker, Sioux Falls, SD; 11 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren, 1 sister, Lillian Becker, Bismarck, ND; 2 brothers, Leon (Gladys) Zimmerman, Napoleon, ND; Marvin (Gail) Zimmerman, Moorhead, MN; and 2 sisters-in-law, Gladys Becker, Pierre, SD and Betty Becker, Billings, MT

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 62 years, 4 brothers and 7 sisters.

Funeral Service - 10:30 A.M. Friday July 18, 2014 at the Temple Baptist Church, Jamestown, ND with Pastor Randy Jaspers, officiating

Interment - ND Veteran's Cemetery, Mandan, ND

Visitation - 5:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. Thursday @ the funeral home

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