Amanda Lee Becker was born May 6, 1976 at Invermere, BC. The family lived in Canal Flats for a period of time before moving to Creston, BC in 1977. She attended school in Creston at Adam Robinson Elementary to grade seven; then went to Prince Charles Secondary High School. She worked as a waitress and cook in Creston until she moved to Alberta in 2003. She found employment at Heart Haven Lodge and for a period of time served as head housekeeper until transferring over to Willow Creek Lodge where she worked until her passing. Amanda loved her two cats (Brat and Baby Girl), as well as country music, camping or just being alone and relaxing.
She is survived by her mother Judy Pergar and stepfather Tony Smale of Bashaw; her loving sister Tonya Becker and her family of Prince George; brother Jason Becker; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. She will be sadly missed by her great friend Judy Hunt and many colleagues. She was predeceased by her father Dennis Herman Becker in 1980; and both Grandma and Grandpa Johnson and Grandpa and Grandma Becker.
Amanda passed away suddenly at her home on September 9, 2011.
Funeral services were held at the Heartland Chapel of Stettler Funeral Home, Stettler, Alberta on September 16, 2011 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Karl Faltin of St. Peter Lutheran Church officiating. Tonya Becker gave a loving tribute of her sister to those in attendance. Several pieces of Amanda’s favorite music “Jesus Take the Wheel,” “My Wish” and “Today I’m Gonna Try and Change the World” were played. Family and friends gathered in the Heartland Reception Centre for a time of fellowship and a luncheon. Memorial donations may be sent to Animal Haven Rescue League, c/o Box 1780, Stettler, AB T0C 2L0.
Condolences may be sent to the family at
STETTLER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM
entrusted with the care and arrangements.