Jerry J. Becker

Jerry Joseph Becker, 85, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2023, in Shawano. Jerry was born Dec. 16, 1938, in Shawano to the late Joseph and Amthilda (Priem) Becker.

On Oct. 1, 1977, he was united in marriage to Patti Kmecheck at St. Michael Catholic Church in Suring. He worked as a dairy farmer for most of his life before driving bus. In Jerry’s free time, he enjoyed driving his red golf cart, pontoon boat and boating on Big Lake in Gresham. His apple pie and chocolate chip cookies were his famous dishes. Jerry loved visiting family in Texas. He enjoyed spending time at the ocean, at his farm, with animals and driving around in his pickup truck.

Jerry is survived by his wife of 46 years, Patti Becker; children, Vicki Becker and Mary Becker; two dogs, Daisy and Rosey; special friends, Blan and Sandy; cousin, Bobby Hammer; and other cousins.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Amthilda Becker.

No services will be held at this time.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Born and the staff at Shawano ThedaCare hospital for all the wonderful care given to Jerry.