Sydna A. Becker

Sydna A. Becker

Born: Nov. 25, 1933; in Cleveland, OH

Died: April 25, 2014

Sydna A. Becker, age 80, of Vero Beach, Florida, died Friday, April 25, 2014 at Indian River Medical Center. She was born November 25, 1933, in Cleveland, OH and relocated to Vero Beach 8 years ago, coming from Honolulu, HI. She graduated from Lakewood High school in Lakewood, OH and later graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Psychology. Prior to retirement, Mrs. Becker worked 15 years for Rex Clay Accounting in Honolulu. She was a founding member of the McHenry County Defenders of Woodstock, IL and served as president for over 7 years.

Mrs. Becker is survived by her husband of 48 years, Robert J Becker; sons, Richard Fredricksen and John Becker; daughters, Jean Cassidy and Carolyn Gibeau; step-daughter, Jennifer Applebaum; step-son, Robert Becker, Jr.; 2 sisters and 2 brothers along with 10 grandchildren and one great-grandson.

No services have been scheduled at this time.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the McHenry County Defenders or the Hawaii Chapter of the Sierra Club.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cox Gifford Seawinds Funeral Home & Crematory, Vero Beach. An online guestbook may be signed at

Funeral Home

Cox Gifford Seawinds Funeral Home & Crematory
1950 20th Street Vero Beach, FL 32960
(772) 562-2365
Published in the Northwest Herald on May 7, 2014