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Muriel Becker

Muriel Becker passed away peacefully on June 24th, 2019 at the age of 82, surrounded by her family.

Beloved wife for 62 years of Dr. Irving Becker. Cherished mother of Ellen and Eric Friedler, Linda and Jim Ginsburg, Drs. Judy and David Coran, and Nancy and Mike Sheldon. Proud grandmother of Jenny and Paul Owen Friedler, Annie and Kevin Fishbain, and Emmy Friedler; Benny, Jonny, and Sammy Ginsburg; Aly, Danny, and Jacob Coran; Max, Kate, Charlie, and Eve Sheldon. Dear sister of Fred and Esther Wiviott and sister-in-law of Mickey Becker, Peter and Donna Becker and Susan Marcus. Preceded in death by her parents, Morris and Jennie Wiviott, and sisters and brothers-in-law, Tillie and Jack Cassel and Ruth and Jerome Traxler. Further survived by many other loving nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

Muriel had an indomitable spirit, and filled every day of her 82 years with kindness for others, passion for life, and love for her family. We were privileged to have her in our lives, and she has made our world a better place. May her memory be a blessing.

Funeral service Thursday, June 27th at 11:00 AM at Congregation Sinai, 8223 N. Port Washington Rd., Fox Point. Burial to follow at Mound Zion Cemetery, 14510 W. North Ave., Brookfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to The Muriel Becker Memorial Fund at the Jewish Community Foundation appreciated.

Goodman-Bensman Whitefish Bay Funeral Home
4750 North Santa Monica Boulevard (414) 964-3111

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  1. Suzy Ettinger 06/26/2019 10:34 am

    My deepest sympathy to the entire family on the passing of Muriel, a women of valor. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time.
    Sincerely, Suzy Ettinger

  2. June Kozak Kane 06/26/2019 4:17 pm

    I’m so very sorry to hear of Muriel’s passing! I just Loved being with her back on so many occasions, when my late husband Dan Kane was president of Mt Sinai Hospital. She and Irv were two of my favorite people??? Please accept my deepest condolences to your entire family. I am sending hugs and love to all of yiu???????


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