Portville- Gerald “Jerry” T. Becker, of 399 Butternut Brook Road, passed away Friday (April 1, 2022) at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, after a brief illness.
Born April 5, 1964, in Stamford, CT., he was the son of Robert W. and Barbara Moore Becker.
Jerry was a graduate of Portville Central School, class of 1982. After high school he served with the National Guard from 1982-1990. Jerry first worked for Bush Industries in Jamestown. He later worked for Friant Furniture in Virginia, Field Brook Farms in Dunkirk, and Saputo Dairy Foods in Friendship.
Jerry was a past member of the Portville American Legion Post 814. He enjoyed football, being outside and riding his tractor. He truly loved spending time with his grandkids, mom, and his beloved dogs, especially Sparky.
Jerry is survived by; his mom; four children, Gerald Thomas Becker, Jr. of Allegany, Kasandra (Victor) Farr of Olean, Ryan Styles of Lakewood, and Nick Becker of Randolph; two granddaughters, Kenzie and Kenadie Farr; four siblings, Daniel (Dawnett) Becker of Florida, Craig Becker of Salamanca, Robert Becker of Portville, and Cindy (Scott) Hatch of Cuba; and several nieces and nephews.
Jerry was preceded in death by his dad, Robert on January 10, 1989.
Friends will be received at the Guenther Funeral Home, Inc., 51 S. Main Street, Portville on Tuesday (April 5, 2022) from 11am-1pm. Services will follow at 1pm in the funeral home. Burial will be in Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Portville.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to Roswell Park Alliance Foundation, PO Box 631, Buffalo, NY 14240.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.guentherfh.com.