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Betty Jane Becker, age 83, of Stevens Point, Wis., was born into eternal  life, Friday, Nov. 9, 2012. She died peacefully at Harmony Living Center, under the tender care of Ministry Home Hospice.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at Frame Memorial Presbyterian Church, Stevens Point, with the Rev. Susan Zencka officiating. Interment will be in Liberty Corners Cemetery.

A time of visitation will be held from noon until 2 p.m. at Presbyterian Church on Wednesday.

Hansen-Schilling Funeral Home, Marshfield, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Betty was born Dec. 31, 1928, in Stevens Point, a daughter of Walter and Cecile (Berry) Spindler.

She was a graduate of P.J. Jacobs High School.

Betty was united in marriage to William A. Conachen. William preceded Betty in death on Sept. 5, 1989.

On June 12, 1992, she was married to Lyle Becker. Lyle preceded Betty in death on Aug. 3, 2012.

In addition to being a loving wife and homemaker, Betty worked as a secretary at McDill Elementary School for 10 years.

She then worked at McCain’s Department store and retired from Sentry Insurance, where she worked as an office assistant.

In retirement, Betty and Lyle spent their winters in Sarasota, Fla., and summers in Land O’ Lakes, Wis.

She was an avid golfer and sports enthusiast. She also enjoyed playing bridge.

Betty loved her family and was a wonderful mother, daughter, grandmother and friend.

She is lovingly survived by her sons, William (Judy) Conachen Jr., Nekoosa, Wis., and Robert Walter (Christine) Conachen, Amherst Jct., Wis.; stepchildren, Jon Becker, Stevens Point, and Geoffery (Beth) Becker, Ann Arbor, Mich.; grandchildren, Allison Conachen, Stephanie (Nathan) Bailey, Nathan Con­a­chen, Theodore Conachen, Cody Conachen; stepgrandchildren, Carrie Walczak and Benjamin Walczak; grandchildren, Tyler Bailey, Emmalynn Walczak and Logan J. Conachen.

Online condolences may be made at for your convenience.


Tuesday, November 13, 2012 2:44 PM

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