Verna M. "Skip" Becker

Verna M. "Skip" Becker, nee Schmidt, 80, of Hartford passed away on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2006 at the Legacy in Hartford.

She was born March 27, 1925 in Waupun to Arthur and Amanda (nee Galow) Schmidt, and 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 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.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Harold; two sons, Gregory and Jeffery Becker; a daughter in infancy, Audrey, and two sisters, Irene Wittig and Evelyn White.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Verna will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 10 a.m. at St. Peterís Catholic Church, Slinger with Father Rick Stoffel officiating.

The family will greet relatives and friends on Tuesday at the Shimon Funeral Home, Hartford, from 4 to 7 p.m. with a prayer vigil at 6:30 p.m.

Interment will be in St. Johnís Cemetery, Rubicon .

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