FLORENCE E. BECKER

Florence E. Becker, 90, a lifelong resident of Wilmington, died on November 16, 2016.
Daughter of Alfred and Mildred Becker, Florence graduated from Alexis I. duPont High School and then the Delaware Hospital School of Nursing. She spent her entire professional career working as a Registered Nurse at the St. Francis Hospital, and was responsible for opening the blood bank at St. Francis many years ago. A private person, Miss Becker lived a quiet and dignified life.
She is survived by her sister, Lora Geib; and several cousins.
The family would like to thank the staff of the Compassionate Care Hospice, Inpatient Unit, at St. Francis Hospital for the wonderful care with which they provided Miss Becker.
A graveside service will be held at 2:30pm, Tuesday, November 22 at Grace Episcopal Church Cemetery, 4900 Concord Pike. The family requests flowers be omitted and memorial donations be sent to Compassionate Care Hospice, 405 E. Marsh Lane, Suite 4, Newport, DE 19804. Funeral arrangements by McCrery & Harra.