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Shirley M. Becker, 75

Shirley Marie Becker, age 75, of Hastings, died Friday, Aug. 23, at the Regina Assisted Living in Hastings.

She was born Feb. 6, 1938, in Hastings, to Michael J. and Cecelia E. (Bauer) Kasel. She attended Hastings schools. She married Peter M. Becker June 10, 1961 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Hastings. Peter died March 23, 2001. She was a homemaker and was a lifetime member of St. Boniface and now St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a sister, Mary Kasel.

Shirley is survived by her children, LuAnn Becker of Hastings, Linda (Paul) Drellack of Hastings, Deb (Rich) Reinardy of Hastings, Patty Yaunick of Hastings, and Pete (Jill) Becker Jr. of Welch; grandchildren Renee Becker, Jack Drellack, Randy and Nicole Reinardy, Kathleen Becker, Ashley and Leon Yaunick, Jacob Siebenaler, Tyler and Mason Martin; great-granddaughter Abigail; siblings Marge (Jerry) Hartung of Elmwood, Wis., Jerry (Char) Kasel of Hastings, Rosie Schaar of Arizona, Karen (friend Harry Welch) Elliott of Hastings, Jeanne (Bob) Weiers of Hastings, Anita (John) Bahls of Hastings, Maureen (Tom) Kimmes of Hastings, and Mike Kasel Jr. of Hixton, Wis.

The funeral Mass, officiated by Father Martin Siebenaler, was held Aug. 26 at the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Hastings. Interment followed in the parish cemetery. Pallbearers were her grandchildren.

Arrangements were made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings, 651-437-9419,

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