Loyce Irline Becker

Loyce Irline Becker, 78, of Brownstown, died at 5:44 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon.

Loyce was born on Thursday, Aug. 8, 1940 in Covington, Okla. to Floyd and Vada (Beckendorff) Jordan, Sr. She married Ralph Walter Becker on Nov. 29, 1961 in Brownstown, IL. He preceded her in death on Nov. 3, 2006.

She was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Vandalia and the Golden Years Club in Brownstown.

Loyce is survived by her daughters Tammie Kramer (Stanley) of Brownstown, Judy Balasch (Henry) of London, Ontario and Brenda Dial (Tony) of Salem; grandchildren, Kaitlyn Kramer of Belleville, Michael Kramer of Hawaii, James Balasch of Ottawa, Ontario, Joseph Balasch, Matthew Balasch, Hannah Balasch, Lydia Balasch, and Deborah Balasch all of London, Ontario; great-granddaughter Keely McMurray of Belleville; brother, Floyd Jordan, Jr. and Donna of Granite City; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Burial was in Griffith Cemetery, Brownstown and a family memorial service was held at a later date. Memorials may be made to Brownstown Golden Years Club, Brownstown Community School District #201 Foundation, or Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Vandalia. Gieseking Funeral Home of Brownstown is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be expressed at giesekingfh.com.

Leave a Comment