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Hildesheim, Joseph A. Sr., 81 of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at his home.
Joseph was born in Louisville and a member of St. James Catholic Church. He was a '52 alumnus
of Flaget Hight School, served in the U. S. Marines and retired from Unisys Corporation.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph M. and Catherine Haas Hildesheim;
and three sisters, Barbara Shafer, Mary Jo Shaver and Martha Wigginton.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Alice Doyle Hildesheim; two sons, Joseph A.
(Belinda) Hildesheim, Jr. and Chris (Robin) Hildesheim, both of Elizabethtown; a daughter,
Rose Marie (Tommy) Minton of Elizabethtown; two sisters, Cathy (Don) Shoemaker of Anchorage
and Elizabeth (Craig) Kenobbie of Louisville; and nine grandchildren.
The funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church with
Rev. Martin Linebach officiating. Burial will be in St. James Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Brown Funeral Home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of Contributions to Mass of the
Air, 508 Breckinridge Lane, Louisville, KY 40207 or to the Donor's favorite charity.
BECKER, GEORGE ANTHONY JR., passed into eternal life on June 6, 2014.
George was a '50 alumnus of Flaget Hight School and retired from the U. S.
Postal Service after 37 years of service. He was president of the National
Association of Postal Supervisors for 6 years. He was also a retired Master
Sergeant from the Kentucky Air National Guard, and a Korean war veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George
Anthony Becker, Sr., and Edith Lucille Becker.
He was married for 58 years to his loving wife, Darlys Roberts Becker.
Other survivors include his daughter, Cheryl Cook (Ken); sons, Darryl (Dawn),
Perry (Leslie), and Terry (Christy); brother, Robert C. Becker; grandsons,
Christopher Cook (Katie), Thomas Cook (Laura), and Shayne Becker (Amanda);
seven great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews, and his loving dog, Miss Penny.
Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014, at Owen
Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy. His funeral service will be 11 a.m. on
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Owen with burial in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Crusade
for Children or to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Next Alumni Luncheon Wednesday December 10, 2014
Annual Christmas Luncheon
Free for paid up members for 2014
Some of the scheduled spearkers for 2015
January: Deacon Greg Gitschier
February: Coach Gene Rhodes
March: Rudy Davis
April: Buddy Dumeyer
For further information on each speaker click on the Calendar Events \ Reunions button above.
The mission of the Flaget Alumni Association is to promote Christian fellowship with its members as follows:
|* By sustaining the friendships developed while attending our beloved Flaget High School.||* By sustaining the unique spirit bestowed upon all who were a part of Flaget High School.|| * By developing educational and charitable grants to memorialize the spirit and memory
of Flaget High School so its spirit may be passed on to the generations of the future.
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commitment to education and the poor and our communion with the Brothers.
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Last Updated: November 19, 2014