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Brother J. Peter Becker '56

We recently learned of the passing of Brother J. Peter Becker '56. Brother Becker 83 of Ocean City, NJ peacefully entered Chapter Eternal at home surrounded by his family on February 23, 2018. Born and raised in Philadelphia, he was the son of James and Gertrude Becker. Peter graduated from Germantown High School School and the University of Pennsylvania where he was a member of Sigma Nu. Peter proudly served his country as a Diplomat in the Foreign Service of the United States of American for nearly 30 years. He and his family served overseas in 12 countries including Hamburg, Germany; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Tokyo, Japan; Frankfurt, Germany; Caracas, Venezuela, Panama City, Panama; St. Georges, Grenada; and Geneva, Switzerland. Peter was fluent in German, Spanish and Portuguese. Peter is survived by his loving wife, Kathleen (nee Bauder), daughter Pamela (Rule) and Alexandra (Sweatt) and four grandchildren, Charlie and Christopher Rule and Jeremy and Olivia Sweatt and brother Philip of Daphne, Alabama. Peter was a life well lived and loved. He will be terribly missed.