Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4207 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63107
Helen E. Becker, age 90, formerly of Hillsboro,entered into rest on Thursday, February 14, 2013 in Mabelvale, Arkansas. Born in Van Buren, Missouri, on April, 12, 1922, to the late Albert and Edna (Nee Thomas) Swoffard. She leaves behind her loving family which includes a son, Robert A. (Karen) Becker, Jr. of St. Louis; daughter, Shirley Yaw of Mabelvale, AR; brothers: Jim (Virginia) Swofford of Hillsboro, Tom (Brenda) Swofford of Festus; 4 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert A. Becker, Sr., her parents and a sister, Nellie Endress. Helen enjoyed fishing and going to the casino. She was a manager for a retirement home in Hillsboro until she retired.
Deacon Ed Boyer will officiate the service.