NEW ULM - Robert "Bob" Becker, 58, of New Ulm, died Friday, June 20, 2014 at the Abbot-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Thursday, June 26, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, NORTH CHAPEL, in New Ulm with Pastor Donald Sutton officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in New Ulm.
Visitation will be on Thursday for one hour prior to the time of service at the funeral home. To sign the guest book for the family or to leave and online condolence go to www.mvfh.org.
Bob is survived by his mother, Darlane Krohn of New Ulm; sisters, Barb Enz and Brenton Larson of Hugo and Susan Hoban and her husband, Tom, of Fridley; a brother, Paul Becker and Beth Barthalomew of Hutchinson; five nephews, five great-nieces and great-nephews, and by several cousins
He was preceded in death by his father, Arlo Becker, in 1981, and grandparents, Erwin and Ella Kjelshus and George and Ella Becker.
Robert Arlo Becker, the son of Arlo and Darlane (Kjelshus) Becker, was born on April 18, 1956 in New Ulm. He attended St. Paul's Lutheran School from K to 8th grade and graduated from New Ulm High School in the class of 1975. Bob enjoyed music, watching sports and was an avid cribbage player. He spent his final years at the St. Peter Regional Treatment Center Nursing Home in St. Peter. Bob's family can only be happy for him, he is well again and safely in heaven!!!