Gordon A. Becker

Gordon A. Becker, 77, of Waukesha, was born to eternal life Wednesday, July 4, 2007.

He is survived by Marlene, his loving wife of 40 years; his son, Daniel (Susan) Becker; and a grandson, Michael. He also is survived by three sisters, Mae Brown, Shirley Nordstrom and Carol (Don) Doerfler; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Gordon was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Rose Becker; four brothers, William, Keith, Howard and Bernard; and a sister, Phyllis Hibbard.

Gordy retired from Teledyne Wisconsin Motors after 43 years of service. He later went to work for Arby Construction. He was voted Volunteer of the Year for his charitable work with diabetes and the blind. Gordy also was a longtime member of the Lions Club in Waukesha and New Berlin.

Visitation will be Tuesday, July 10 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Williamís Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Highland Memorial Park.

He was deeply loved and will be missed.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home, 827-0659, is serving the family. For an online obituary, condolences or to receive directions, please visit www.churchandchapel.com.