The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


January 31, 2013

Margaret J. Becker

JOHNSTOWN — BECKER – Margaret J., 74, Johnstown, passed away Jan. 29, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. Born Sept. 6, 1938, in Johnstown, daughter of Samuel and Elizabeth (Retorick) Filorimo. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, Sam and Joe Filorimo; and sisters, Mary Mele and Grace Holby. Survived by loving husband of 52 years, John Becker; loving godchild, Dr. Regina, and husband, Dr. Eugene Kupchella; sister, Helen, married to Henry Walkowski; and numerous nieces and nephews. She retired from Bestform with more than 17 years of service. She was a loving wife, godmother and aunt and will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Saturday at Geisel-Devlin Memorial Chapel, Father Clarence Bridges, officiating. Private entombment at Richland Cemetery. For online condolences, please visit

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