Regis J. Becker

 Regis J.   Becker

Regis J. Becker, 92, of Seneca died on February 1, 2017 at Life Care Center in Seneca.

Regis was born on March 12, 1924 in Sabetha, to Edward J and Katherine Ronnebaum Becker. Regis attended Sts. Peter and Paul School, graduating in 1942.

When he was a young man he stayed, and helped on the family farm; until he became employed by the United States Postal Service as s city carrier. He began his employment with the US Postal in the spring of 1954 and retired in 1984. After he retired, he volunteered for 30 years at the Nemaha County Nutrition Center delivering meals on wheels, to individuals who were homebound, he delivered his last meal in 2014. Regis enjoyed working on small engines and antique tractors. He volunteered for Albany days making sure that the engines were all working correctly. Regis just like to tinker with engines.

Regis was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Seneca, and the St. Josephs Society of the church. He was also a member of the American Legion, Seneca Knights of Columbus Council 1769, Ponce De Leon Assembly 283 of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus of Seneca, and the Retired Postal.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his brothers, Justin, Bernard, Edmund and Ralph.

Regis is survived by his brother, Daniel (Kathleen) Becker of Dallas, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Seneca. The rosary will be prayed at 2 & 7 PM on Friday, February 3rd at Lauer Funeral Home in Seneca.

Memorials are for the Seneca Veteran Wall or Sts. Peter and Paul School, and sent in care of the family.