Alfred “Al” Herman Becker, 101, Plainville, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at Rooks County Health Center, Plainville.

He was born Jan. 6, 1918,  in Rooks County to Bernhard and Pauline (Adam) Becker. He attended Country School and Sacred Heart Grade School.

He married Eleanor (Hagel) Becker on April 19, 1949 in Plainville. He spent his life farming and ranching.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; a son, Stephen Becker, Lubbock, Texas; two daughters, Patti Stout, Natoma, and Mary Boyd, Kipp; 11 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two infant sons; two infant daughters; a grand-daughter; and two great-grandsons.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Plainville.

Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Plainville, and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church.

A Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 3 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Friday at the church. 

Memorials are suggested to Rooks County Health Center or Sacred Heart Catholic Grade School in care of the funeral home.

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