Private Family Memorial services, with masked required, for Dr. Stephen Becker age 67 of Pilger, NE will be held on Friday, June 12, 2020 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Pilger, NE with Deb Hammer, PMA officiating. The service wil be live streamed at www.facebook.com/minnickfuneralserviceinc. Minnick Funeral Home in Wisner is assisting the family with the arrangements. The family suggests that memorials be directed to the family for future designation in Steve’s name.
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Steve passed away on Thursday, June 4, 2020 in Omaha, NE.
Stephen Paul Becker was born in Omaha, NE to Clement and Maurine (Benton) Becker. He attended Floyd Valley schools in Alton, IA, graduating from high school with the Class of 1971. Steve attended Creighton University, where he received his Bachelor’s Degree and his Doctors Degree in Dentistry.
Steve began his dental career in Wisner, NE and later would practice in Wayne, NE, Sioux City, IA, and Omaha, NE. He loved being a dentist because it gave him an opportunity to help people, which was evident in the care he provided his patients.
On February 15, 1997, he was united in marriage to Kathy Gassman in Omaha, NE.
Steve was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Pilger, NE, was a former member of the Wisner Rescue Squad, and was active in all the communities in which he practiced. He loved to spend time with his family and friends, fish, hunt, run his dogs in field trials, golf, watch old westerns, play the piano, and read books about history and politics.
Wife-Kathy Becker of Pilger, NE
Sons-Andrew Becker of Los Angeles, CA
Daniel and Autumn Becker of Harker Heights, TX
Terry Becker-Fritz and husband Bill of Maidens, VA
Tom Becker and wife Carol of Pilger, NE
Doug Becker and wife Roxie of Little Rock, AR
Kathy Becker and husband David Maxfield of Del Mar, CA
Dave Becker and wife Kate of Denver, CO
Janine Schochenmaier of West Des Moines, IA
Gloria Steger and husband Phil of Norwalk, IA
Judy Cain and husband Jerry of Littleton, CO
Phil Becker and wife Sherri of Mitchell, SD
Caroline Przymus of Del Mar, CA
Steve is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents-Clement and Maurine Becker.