Elaine L. (Karst) Becker, 90, Russell, formerly of Milberger, died Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Russell Regional Hospital.

She was born Jan. 5, 1928, in Great Bend to Hubert and Martha (Nuss) Karst. She was a 1944 graduate of Great Bend High School.

She married LaVern H. Becker on Sept. 30, 1945, in Milberger, He preceded her in death May 19, 1995. She was a receptionist at Stricker Farm Sewing Industry.

Survivors include a son, Martin Becker, Russell; a daughter, Janet Funk, Russell; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at United Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Milberger; burial in Milberger Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday with family present to greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

A prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the mortuary.

Memorials are suggested to United Emmanuel Lutheran Church or Prairie Mates FCE in care of the mortuary.