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Edna I. Becker
(09-23-1921 - 02-04-2010)

Edna I. Becker, 88 of South Elgin passed away Thursday, February 4, 2010 at Delnor Community Hospital, Geneva. She was born September 23, 1921 in Belvidere the daughter of Paul and Lillian Lilly Kamholz. She farmed with her husband, Edwin W. Becker for over 20 years in the Burlington area. She had been a resident of South Elgin since 1988.
 
She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Elgin
She was a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post Hampshire
She was a volunteer at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and the Northern Illinois Food Pantry.
 
Surviving are 4 daughters, Barbara (John) Kiehl of Elgin,
                                           Dorothy (Frank) Heinz of Rock Falls,
                                           Lynn (Steve) Robertson of Gilberts and
                                           Karen Becker of Shell Knob, Missouri
                       9 grandchildren, Wallace Johnson Jr., Mark Johnson, Tracy
                          (Gary) Walton, Pam (Mike) Jimenez, Brian Heinz, Tamara
                          Robertson, Kim Robertson, Michael (Jessica) Feldmann and
                          Nathan Feldmann.
                        8 great grandchildren
                        1 sister-Lorraine Thompson of Harvard
 
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Edwin on July 3, 2001, 3 brothers, Paul, Arthur and Elmer Kamholz and a sister, Evelyn Stephens.
 
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 1111 Van St., Elgin with Rev. Roger Pollock officiating. Burial will be in Hampshire Center Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday from
4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Laird Funeral Home, Elgin and Tuesday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services in the church. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the Lutheran Hour or Worship for Shut-Ins.

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