Verna M. "Skip" Becker

Verna M. "Skip" Becker (nee Schmidt) of Hartford passed away on Saturday, Jan. 28 2006 at the Legacy in Hartford. She was 80 years old.

She was born March 27, 1925 in Waupun to Arthur and Amanda (nee Galow) Schmidt. She married Harold Becker on Oct. 7, 1944 in Hartford.

Verna was a member of St. Peterís Catholic Church in Slinger.

She enjoyed fishing, puzzles and being with her family and friends.

Verna is survived by her two daughters, Jackie (Gary) Myers of Jefferson and Susan (Dennis) Feucht of Hartford; a daughter-in-law, Robin Kunkel of Hartford; seven grandchildren, Jessica, Jodi, Daniel, Jason, Michael, Sarah and Philip; four great-grandchildren, Jordan, Madison, Devon and Reese; and a sister, Ruth Wittig of Wauwatosa. She is further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold; two sons, Gregory and Jeffery Becker; a daughter in infancy, Audrey; and two sisters, Irene Wittig and Evelyn White.

Mass of Christian Burial for Verna was Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2006 at St. Peterís Catholic Church in Slinger, with Father Rick Stoffel officiating. Family greeted relatives and friends and there was a prayer vigil on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2006 at Shimon Funeral Home in Hartford.

Interment was at St. Johnís Cemetery in Rubicon.

Memorials to St. Peterís Catholic Church or the American Diabetes Association appreciated

Shimon Funeral Home assisted the family.