Monty R. Becker
Monty Becker, 66, of Sheridan, entered into heaven on Thursday, June 23, 2016, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.Mont was born May 25, 1950, in Mobridge, SD to Virginia “Marie” (Boughner) and Emil Becker. He married Penny Lynn Anderson on August 28, 1971, in the Congregational Church in Mobridge, and have shared fifty wonderful years together.Mont enjoyed woodworking, hunting, golfing, traveling, camping and walking. His sense of humor brightened everyone\'s spirits. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with family.Mont worked for 10 years at Sheridan State Bank before retiring from Cowboy State Bank. He was involved in leadership with United Way, Lions Club, Jaycees, Chamber of Commerce, Minnesota Inventors Congress, Project Turnabout, Marshall Area Hospice, golf clubs and churches, as well as other organizations.Mont was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Bill and brother-in-law, Dale Aberle. He is survived by his wife, Penny; his son, Ryan (Glynis) Becker of Rapid City, SD and his daughter, Jennifer (Shawn) Patrick of Washougal, WA; his sister, Cherrie Aberle of Killeen, TX and four grandchildren; Danae and Jackson Becker and Claire and Anderson Patrick.A Memorial Service will be at 10 AM, Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at First United Methodist Church with Pastor Don Derryberry officiating. A reception will follow at the church.Memorials to honor Mont can be made to Hospice of the Big Horns, P.O. Box 391, Sheridan, WY 82801.Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.