Ronald Becker
Devout Catholic

Ronald Bernard Becker, 82, formerly of Mountain Top died Nov. 19, 2015.

Born in Queens, N. Y., he was the son of the late George Becker and Mary Danko Becker.

Ron was educated in New York schools and attended Pace University.

Ron honorably served in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War.

A devout Catholic, Ron was a member of St. Jude Parish in Mountain Top.

He was employed for many years

by American Cyanamid and was later employed by Eddyleon Chocolate Co. of Scranton.

Ron enjoyed playing golf with Audrey and family.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Audrey June, in 2009, and by two siblings.

Surviving family members are his children, Holly Heitmann (Jim), Bethlehem; Susan Fowler (Tony), Great Meadows, N. J.; Wayne Baker, Greenville, S. C.; and Janet Stough (Tim), Fruit Grove, Fla. In addition, he is survived by 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

The funeral was held from Desiderio Funeral Home Inc., 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in St. Jude Catholic Church.

Please make memorial donations to St. Jude’s Church in Mountain Top or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital .

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