Louis E. Becicka, 91, of Cedar Rapids, died Saturday, July 28, 2012, at Silver Pines Nursing Home. Funeral Services were held July 31 at Brosh Chapel in Cedar Rapids with the Rev. Dr. W. Bramwell Harnish presiding. Burial followed at Czech National Cemetery.
Louis was born Oct. 19, 1920, in Cedar Rapids, the son of Emil and Emma (Vishek) Becicka. He married Evelyn Andrews of Troy Mills on Oct. 10, 1952, in Cedar Rapids. Louis was an engineer assistant with Alliant Energy for over 31 years. He served in the United States Army during World War II in Belgium, France and Germany. He received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. He was a member of the American Legion.
Local survivors include a nephew, Jerry (Bonnie) Becicka of Swisher.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.broshchapel.com.