Kevin Becker, age 47, of Willowbrook, Illinois, passed away on December 14th, 2023 after a long battle with kidney disease.
Kevin was born on January 11th, 1976 to Joan and Ken Becker in Evanston, Illinois. After Kevin graduated from Marietta High School in 1994 and went onto study at Ohio University and Aurora University.
Throughout his life , Kevin launched into many job endeavors, proving to be a ‘Jack of all Trades’ in the pursuit of career happiness.
Kevin was an avid skier in his younger years – having spent time on the mountains out west as well as the hills of Illinois. During the summer and fall, he enjoyed camping trips with family and friends. His childhood love of playing football transitioned to being a fan as he got older. Kevin could be found watching the Ohio State Buckeyes on Saturdays and The Chicago Bears on Sundays.
While Kevin took joy in his hobbies, Kevin’s true love was his daughter, Ella. Kevin was a devoted and loving father who cherished his time with Ella.
Kevin is survived by his daughter Ella, his parents Joan and Ken Becker ; his sister Jennifer (Ali) ; his former wife Kelly, and many supportive aunts, uncles, cousins and family friends.
A private ceremony will be held with family and friends in January. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The American Kidney Fund (Link) an organization that had a close correlation to Kevin’s life.
Arrangements entrusted to Cappetta’s West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Downers Grove & Westmont. Info 630-852-8000 or westsuburbanfh.com