Becan – Edwin C. Becan, age 95, of Lake Placid, Florida went to live with the Lord on December 26, 2009. He was born in North Bergen, New Jersey to the late Francis J. and Anna Kara Becan on December 11, 1914. Ed was employed by Lowe Paper Company in Ridgefield, NJ for 43 years before retiring in 1979. He relocated from Elmwood, NJ to Macclenny, FL in 1981 and then on to Lake Placid, FL in 2004 where he resided until his death. Ed was a 4th Degree Member and a past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus. He was predeceased by his loving wife: Elizabeth “Betty” and his brother: Robert.
He is survived by his son: Edwin C. Becan, Jr.; his grandchildren: Charles of Macclenny, William (Dawn) of West Palm Beach, Norma Jean of Oklahoma and Wilton of Waynesville, NC; his great grandchildren: Shannon Hart of Ohio; SSGT Bryan Spadaccio USAF of Osan, Korea, Nicholas Spadaccio of Erie, PA, Jakub Herndon of Silva, NC; his great great grandchildren: Marissa & Kara Hart of Belle Glade, FL and Nicholas Spadaccio IV of Erie, PA.
Funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 30, 2009, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Macclenny, FL with Father Jose Maniyangat officiating. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Jacksonville, FL. The family will receive family and friends on Tuesday December 29, 2009 from 5:00 -7:00 pm at the funeral home. The arrangements are under the care and direction of V. TODD FERREIRA FUNERAL SERVICES, 250 North Lowder Street, Macclenny, FL 32063 (904)259-5700. Visit www.ferreirafuneralservices.com
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