Frederick (Fred) Miles Becker, 90, of Browerville, passed away May 31, 2018, at the Central Todd County Care Center, in Clarissa.
Funeral services for Fred will be held on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 11:00 a.m., at Christ the King Catholic Church in Browerville with Fr. Tom Becker and Fr. Mitchell Bechtold con-celebrating. Friends may begin calling on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., at Christ the King Catholic Church in Browerville and one hour prior to the funeral at the church. Rosary will be held at 3:45 with parish prayers at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be held at Christ the King Catholic Cemetery, Browerville.
Arrangements were with the Iten Funeral Home, Browerville.
Fred was born to Louis and Anna (Host) Becker March 21, 1928 on a farm east of Browerville. He attended country school through the eighth grade. After school he worked with his father as a carpenter. He married Dorothy Polak on June 15, 1949 at St Peter’s Catholic Church in Browerville. In 1961, Fred started Becker Construction Co., building houses, churches and other buildings including the clubhouse and some of the homes at Sylvan Shores.
Fred served as a trustee and other positions at his church and was a member of the Browerville KC’s He enjoyed hunting, fishing in the area and especially in Montana and traveling throughout the United States, Venezuela and Canada.
Fred is survived by four daughters, Bonnie (Richard) Edelbrock, Debbie (Loren) Eich, Lori (Randy) Alsleben and Jackie (Tom) Berg; seven sons, Father Tom Becker, Dan (Barb) Becker, Dale (Connie) Becker, Randy (Peggy) Becker, Russell (Maria) Becker, Duane (Karen) Becker and Jim (Janet) Becker; 47 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; one brother, Ken (Marylee) Becker; two sisters, Margie Zins and Clara Johnson and one sister-in-law, Mary Becker and brother-in-law Edward (Bernice) Polak..
He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; five sisters, Helen Biermaier, Mildred Becker, Lucille Hoelscher, Rita Jubert and Barb Holmquist and one brother, Dick Becker.