Becquette, Sr, Alroy F.
Date: Tuesday, December13, 2011
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028
Date: Mass: Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 555 Bailey Rd, Crystal City, MO
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association, St Louis Chapter, 9374 Olive Blvd, St Louis, MO 63132-3214
Alroy Francis Becquette, Sr, age 80, of Crystal City entered into rest December 8, 2011 at Fountainbleau Nursing Center in Festus. He had been a truck driver at Pittsburgh Plate Glass, a U.S. Army Korean War veteran and member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church; he also enjoyed colllecting coins. Born March 23, 1931, in Crystal City, to the late Wyatt and Gladys (Hampton) Becquette.
He is survived by his loving family which includes sons: Alroy Becquette, Jr of Pevely, MO and Joseph (Jacquelyn) Becquette of Festus, MO; daughters: Linda Kay Becquette of Crystal City, MO. Erma Becquette of Herculaneum, MO, Jacqueline Bolton of Pevely, MO, Brenda Becquette of Festus, MO and Esther Douthitt of St Louis, MO; brother, John (Gloria) Bequette of Festus, MO; sister, Mary Brown of Crystal City, MO; sister-in-law, Mary Becquette of Crystal City, MO; 19 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; host of nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Shirley (Kinder) Becquette; son, Henry Boone; brother, Wyatt Becquette; and sisters: Eula Russell and Doris Cook.
Father Joseph Wormek will officiate service.