Waylen Becker beloved son of Gene and Barbara Becker and brother of Kelly passed away on January 31, 2021. He was 41 years of age.
Waylen Daniel Becker was born on November 24, 1979 in Yorkton, Saskatchewan. He was baptized on March 20, 1980. He was the younger son of Gene & Barb Becker and a brother to Kelly Becker.
Waylen received his education in Yorkton and graduated from the Yorkton Regional High School in 1997. After high school, Waylen continued his education and received a red seal as an automotive service technician in 2018. He worked for a local repair shop for 21 years. He then moved on to work for government services.
Waylen loved the outdoors, he enjoyed a good day of fishing, he would always say “a bad day of fishing is always better than a good day of work”. He also enjoyed going for a quad ride during the warmer months and going skidooing in the winter. He loved going up north to cut firewood and have a hot dog over an open fire. Waylen could usually be found at the family farm on weekends. He was always there to lend a hand to his parents or play with the family dog Brew. Waylen was there for the local neighbors with any vehicle or tractor repairs. During the NHL hockey season, Waylen would always be cheering for his favorite team the Boston Bruins.
Waylen was predeceased by his grandparents Mike and Olga Wasylenchuk and Phillip and Elizabeth Becker.
He leaves to cherish his memory his parents, Gene and Barb, brother Kelly (Lindy) and nephews Adam & Austin.
A visitation for family and friends was held on Friday, February 5, 2021 and Funeral Services were held on Saturday, February 6, 2021 from the Yorkton Memorial Gardens Family Centre with Pastor Andrew Cottrill of Zion Lutheran Church officiating. Gene and Barbara Becker, Kelly, Lindy, Adam and Austin Becker, Tom Walsh, Mark Pinder, Trevor Mach & Mike Levasseur served as honourary bearers. Interment followed in the family plot in the Garden of St. John in the Yorkton Memorial Gardens with Waylen’s brother Kelly serving as the urnbearer. Condolences can be sent to the family at baileysfuneralhome.com Memorials in memory of Waylen may be made to the Diabetes Association 919B Albert St, Regina, SK S4R 2P6 as gifts of remembrance.
Arrangements were entrusted to Bailey’s Funeral Home.