Michael W. Becker, 53

Michael W. Becker, 53, of the town of Addison passed away Friday, April 27, 2012, at the Aurora Medical Center in Hartford. He was born April 14, 1959, in Hartford to Marcella (Warnecke) and Elmer Becker.

Michael was a dairy farmer until 2009 and was currently employed at Spiros Industries. He was active in the Washington County Farm Bureau and served on the board as president. Michael was a passionate gardener and loved to fish.

He is survived by his mother Marcella Becker; his siblings LuAnn Nehmer, Beverly (Fred) Kubicek, Judith Becker, Mardell (Duane) Brenegan, Donald (Susan) Becker, Janice Becker, Geraldine (Charles) Jackson, Shirley (Ronald) Spaeth, James (Lucille) Becker, Lori Becker, Karen (Paul) Marquardt, and Gary (Amy) Becker; and his brother-in-law Michael Galles. Michael is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father Elmer, infant brother, sister Marilyn Galles and his brother-in-law Gordon Nehmer.

Mass of Christian burial for Michael will be held on Friday, May 11, 2012, at 7 p.m. St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Visitation at the church from 3:30-7 p.m.
The Shimon Funeral Home is serving the family; (262) 673-9500 or www.shimonfuneralhome.com.