Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

December 11, 2013

Sherry Lee Becker of Avon


Sherry Lee Becker of Avon died Dec. 9. She was 79.

Born Feb. 8, 1934, in LaPorte, she was the daughter of the late Collie and Wanetta (Moore) Buchanan. She married Stanley C. Becker and he preceded her in death.

Mrs. Becker retired from Western Electric in 1976.

Survivors include her daughter, Melanie Ann Shaughnessy; son-in-law, Tim Shaughnessy; granddaughter, Molly Shaughnessy; brother, Eugene Buchanan; and several nieces and nephews

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Pollie Goad, LeRoy Buchanan, Germaine Carrico, and LaVonne Bays.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Dec. 13 at West Ridge Park Cemetery, 9595 W. 21st Street in Indianapolis.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the American Lung Association.

Online condolences may be made at www.flannerbuchanan.com.