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JoAnn Becker

November 15, 2029 January 10, 2009
JoAnn Becker
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Blairstown—JoAnn Becker, age 79, died at her home in Blairstown Saturday morning, January 10, 2009, from cancer.  Funeral services will be at the Blairstown Presbyterian Church at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 13, 2009 with Reverend George Bishop officiating.  Visitation will be AT THE CHURCH from 4 to 7 pm on Monday, January 12.  Interment will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Blairstown.   

JoAnn Becker was born November 15, 1929 at Huron, SD, the daughter of Ronald and Mamie Sage Wodstrchill.  Her family moved to Blairstown when she was a child.  JoAnn attended school in Blairstown, graduating from Blairstown High School.  On January 20, 1949 she married John Becker at the Presbyterian Church in Blairstown.  He preceded her in death on January 25, 2000.  JoAnn worked for many years at the Coon Creek Telephone Company.  She was an active member of the Blairstown Legion Auxiliary and the Presbyterian Church where she served as an elder.  JoAnn enjoyed making salsa with the vegetables she grew in her garden.  She was also a baker, renowned for her butterscotch and apple pies.   

JoAnn is survived by her son, Greg (Deanna) Becker; daughter, Nancy (H. Marion) Siek all of Blairstown; two sisters, Joyce (Hank) Kopf, of Cedar Rapids, IA, and Janet (Ralph) McBride, Marengo, IA; six grandchildren, Colette (Jason) Murphy, Derrick (Marcie) Becker, Jill Benesh, Lynnette (Scott) Frederick, H. Jason (Stacy) Siek, Alex Siek and ten great grandchildren.   

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Jack and Jim Wodstrchill and two sisters, Jean Hinton and Jane Pickart.   

Memorials may be directed to the Blairstown Presbyterian Church.


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