Becky Kocian(1953 - 2012)

Kocian, Becky

Becky Kocian, of Post Lake, died Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Langlade Hospital in Antigo after a battle with cancer. She was 59 years old. She was born on December 12, 1953 in Manitowoc, daughter of Edward and Lola Fern (White) Kocian. She married John Raisleger on November 10, 1990 at Dacada, WI. He survives.

She was a graduate of Mishicot High School class of 1972.

She worked as an office assistant for several businesses in the Manitowoc and Grafton area. For 10 years she and her husband owned and operated Logicon Transportation Systems in Random Lake. She moved to Post Lake in 2003 and worked for the Elcho School district as a crossing guard and library aid. She also worked for Four Seasons Landscape.

She enjoyed reading, vacationing in the Florida Keys and the Carribean. She valued her pets especially her dogs who were her companions over the last 30 years.

Survivors including her husband are a daughter Kristen (Bob) Abbet, Reedsville, and her first husband Erv (Patty) Spaude, DePere.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 3 p.m. at Bradley Funeral Home, Hwy 45 in Antigo.

Visitation will be Saturday from 1 p.m. until the time of services at the funeral home.

A memorial scholarship fund is being established for students of the Elcho School district.

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Published in Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter on Dec. 19, 2012