Russell Becker, 56, of Moscow passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2013, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.
Born in Bronx, N.Y. on Aug. 29, 1956, he was the son of the late Jerome and Cecile (Webber) Becker.
Surviving are a daughter, Alicia Jackson and husband, Kevin, Merrick, N.Y.; grandchildren, Sean and Kathryn; two sisters, Ronnie Schwartz and Nancy Rothschild.
The family will celebrate a memorial service in New York at a later date.
Kniffen O'Malley Funeral Home Inc., 728 Main St., Avoca, is in charge of the arrangements.