Thalia Becker, 84

Thalia Becker

Thalia Helen Becker, 84, of Ellsworth, Wisconsin, formerly of Rochester, died Thursday, August 2, 2018, at the Atrium Post Acute Care of Ellsworth.  She was born on August 28, 1933, in Jasper, Minnesota to Henry and Margaret (Hanson) Monger.  She graduated from Tracy High School and then lived a majority of her life in Rochester.  She worked for the Mayo Clinic for 28 years.  She was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church where she also worked and volunteered after retirement.  She was also a volunteer at the Salvation Army.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas Becker; one son, Keith (Joan) Kor; three daughters, Pam (Ed) Schultz, Tink (Dick) Schultz and Julee (Tom) Petrovic; step sons, Mike (Jenny) Becker and Mark (Wanda) Becker; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband and one grandchild, Giselle.

A celebration of life will be from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018, at the Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel, 602 Plum St., in Red Wing.

Memorials are preferred to the Salvation Army. Online condolences may be sent to the family at