Gustav Becker

February 1, 2021 7 Condolences Print Obituary

January 01, 1935 - January 27, 2021

It is with great sadness that the family of Gustav "Gus" Becker announces his passing, on Wednesday, January 27, 2021, at the age of 86 years.

Gus will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 61 years, Helen and his children: Leighann (Patrick) and Laureen (Dave). Gus will be forever remembered by his eleven grandchildren: Jayden (Carlie), Julia, Tyler, Austyne (Tamara), Marsaydes, Whyatt, Joshywa, Braeden and Madison; his sister Erika (Folmer) Madsen, his brother Bill (Brenda) Becker; nieces, nephews, brother & sister in laws, friends; and of course all the grand fur babies.

Gus was predeceased by his parents Wanda & Edward Becker, his sister Adele (Fred) Thurner and brother Rudy Becker.

Due to COVID -19 a funeral will not be held.

A private celebration of life will be held following cremation.

When you hear the song Go rest high on the mountain by Vince Gill, think of all the wonderful memories we have of Gus. Forever loved and Forever will be missed!
In lieu of flowers, donations in Gus's name may be made to ones charity of choice.

  1. My most heartfelt condolences to my mother and sister on the passing of our Gus! He will forever be missed! Love you Dad

    • Gus Becker was what a real man is supposed to be like ..Gus taught me to NEVER give up on family,fight till the end for them no matter what ‘.I love you like a father Gus Becker forever and always in our hearts .see you soon xoxoxo

  2. Such an amazing man he was truly loved and will be missed . We love you Gus.

  3. My Dearest Grandfather:

    I Dreaded The Day I Would Have To Write This.
    Upon Your Departure You Took A Piece Of Our Hearts With You.

    A Small Price To Pay Considering You Have Left Us With So Much;

    The Countless Morals && Values You Have Instilled In Us,
    What It Means To Love Selflessly && Unconditionally.

    You Were The Glue That Held This Family Together,
    But You Know We Won’t Fall Apart In Our Time Of Greif;
    Because You Are Forever With Is On Our Memories && Heart.

    You Legacy Lives On Every Single Moment Of Every Day Because You Made Sure The Foundation Of Our Home Was Strong.

    With A Sorrow Heart I Miss You,
    I Know You Would Not Want Us To Greive For Eternity–

    But Cherish Our Memories && Every Moment You Spent With Us.

    So Thank You For Blessing Us With Your Presence

    We Proudly Walk With Your Essence, Until We Meet Again.

    I Love You Grandpa ❤️

  4. My Grampa,

    My grampa taught me anything can be done
    That limits are something we set on ourselves, he showed this by taking on anything. Any job any problem any situation, there were no problems
    only solutions. He did so with half the language skills some of us contain and for sure half of the fingers most of us have, now that is perseverance. Perseverance to come to this country and achieve so much. He would call all of his children ‘angels” so in a sense Gus walked alongside angels while on this earth. He walks amongst angles now. He loves each and every one of you, and he is looking down proud. Proud of who each and every one of us have become. My man, my best friend, My hero and now my angel. I will never fear knowing my grandpa Gus is watching over me. If I ever need him I can find him. Though prayer, through memories, my Gus is never far. So grandpa I promise to live this life in honour of you until the day we meet again I will take comfort knowing you are with your friends you are home. So when the day comes you will greet me with arms open I will take you’re strong hand I so long to shake. Miss you papa, I love you. Forever your “little angel” your soldier, my hand to god.

  5. Leighann, Dave and I would like to send our condolences and prayers to your extended family. Speaking as a daughter of a man who was strong yet lovingly soft with his daughter I know where your grief will take you. Just know that all the life lessons he taught you will always be with you just as his strong hand will lead you.
    Please send love to your mom from us.

  6. Dear Helen
    Ray and I were very sorry to hear about Gus. We miss you guys as neighbors.
    We miss looking across the street to see Gus tinkering away in the garage. He
    always had a wave or call us over for a little B.S. session.
    May he rest in peace.
    Ray and Willa Adams

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