Keith L. Becker
- October 15, 2021
Keith L Becker, Sr. 79, of Ridgecrest, California, died Tuesday, September 7, 2021, in Thousand Oaks, CA. He was born April 30, 1942 in Riverton, IL to Roy L Becker, and Yolanda A Fulgenzi.
Keith is survived by his daughter, Nicole (Eric) Munn of Naperville, IL; son, Brett (Sara) Becker of Newbury Park, CA; granddaughters Erica Munn and Annaliese Munn; grandson, Louis Becker, niece Pam (Jim) Bowen, nephew Dante (Rebekah) Rusciolelli and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, JoAnn Becker Rusciolelli, and his son, Keith L Becker, Jr.
Keith graduated from Riverton High School in 1960, where he played basketball throughout grade school, high school, and into college. After high school, he attended Springfield College in
Illinois. He was drafted into the U.S. Army where he served with the Military Police. He later settled in California and retired in 2000 after working for 36 years with the Department of Defense – Navy. He was an avid golfer, fisherman and life-long Cubs fan.
Graveside services will be held 1:30pm, Friday, October 22, 2021, Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL.
Arrangements are under the direction of Staab Funeral Home.