Daniel Edmund Becka Sr.

March 21, 1939September 12, 2018

Dan Becka, 79, of Houston, Texas passed away on September 12, 2018. He was born on March 21, 1939 in Ellinger, Texas to Fred and Otylia (Zgarba) Becka. He married Virginia Alexander in Houston, Texas. Dan worked for Central Freight Lines for 35+ years before retiring. He loved fishing, gardening and working on automobiles. He cherished his family and the grandchildren got a little extra love. He is survived by his wife of 27 years Virginia, daughter Debbie Parrott and husband Alan of Humble, Texas and three sons, Daniel Becka Jr and wife Lynda of Houston, Texas, Mike Becka of Houston, Texas and Ronnie Becka of Houston, Texas. Step daughter Joyce Ervin and husband Tim of Spring, Texas. Two Step sons Eddie Alexander of Houston, Texas and Frank Alexander of Austin, Texas. Three sisters Mary Ann Polasek and husband Bennie of Mentz, Texas, Gladys Matura and husband Frankie of Brenham, Texas, Alice Schovajsa and husband Donald of La Grange, Texas, and Brother Anton Becka and wife Maggie of Columbus, Texas. Fifteen grandchildren, Zachary Parrott, Dale Parrott, Stephen Becka, Alan Becka, Amber Becka, Gracelyn Becka, Amy Marie, Lauryn Becka, Lesley Hainline, Natalie Allmaras, Stephanie Alexander, Taylor Ervin, Conner Ervin, Andrew Alexander, Madison Alexander. 5 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. He is proceeded in death by his parents, his wife of 27 years Jeannine (Scott) Becka, brother Lad Becka and sister Georgie Hooper. Service and Burial will take place @ Earthman Resthaven in Houston, Texas 10:00 am Saturday September 15, 2018. Pall Bearers are Zachary Parrott, Dale Parrott, Stephen Becka, Alan Becka, Conner Alexander, Donnie Becka In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials to St. Jude Children’s Cancer Research Hospital.


  • Visitation Friday, September 14, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Funeral Service Saturday, September 15, 2018
  • Interment Saturday, September 15, 2018

Daniel Edmund Becka Sr.

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