Richard Wayne Becker of Loveland, CO Died at his home on November 17, 2018. He was born July 31, 1952 to Elmer and Lucille Becker in Loveland, CO. He attended Loveland High School, was a football player and graduated in 1971. On November 2, 1985 Richard married Joyce Curtright May.
Richard was detail oriented. He worked in construction, building homes and business remodeling in the Loveland area. He also performed maintenance work with the Fort Collins Housing Authority. He enjoyed softball, fishing, camping, baking (desserts/bread), and photography. Richard was a strong Christian man who was an active member of Galilee Baptist Church, whose passion was mission work and was an Awana Cubbies leader. He also enjoyed making grand prix cars for racing.
Richard is survived by his wife Joyce; son Travis May (Melissa) of Loveland; sisters Linda King of Clifton, CO and Kathy Rose (Dale) of Greeley, CO; brother Gerald Becker (Pam) of Fruita, CO; grandchildren Mahayla Copeland of Ault, CO, Tyler May of Burlington, KY and Coltin May of Loveland; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Louis and Josephine Ashe and his parents Elmer and Lucile Becker.
Memorial services will be held at Galilee Baptist Church on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. Inurnment will be held at Lakeside Cemetery in Loveland at a later date. At the family's request, please no flowers.
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