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Eleanor Ricks
Service: July 24, 2015 at 10:00AM
Location: St. Stephen the Martyr Church
ELEANOR M. BECKER "Ellie" (Age 83)  

On Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Washington. A Foggy Bottom resident since 1963, she was longtime editor of Foggy Bottom News newspaper and activist.

 

Becker worked for the Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association from 1963 until retiring as director of member services in 1997.

 

Editor of Foggy Bottom News from 1984 until retiring in 2004, she penned the Foggy Bottom Folks column. Writings are archived by the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

 

Becker held president, board and other positions of Foggy Bottom Association, and she advocated for Foggy Bottom residents vis a vis the expansion into neighborhoods of George Washington Univ., the Watergate, International Monetary Fund, Red Cross and Kennedy Center.

 

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 24, 2015 at Saint Stephen Martyr Church, 2436 Pennsylvania Ave.


DeVol Funeral Home (202) 333-6680.



n Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Washington. A Foggy Bottom resident since 1963, she was longtime editor of Foggy Bottom News newspaper and activist.
 
Becker worked for the Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association from 1963 until retiring as director of member services in 1997.
 
Editor of Foggy Bottom News from 1984 until retiring in 2004, she penned the Foggy Bottom Folks column. Writings are archived by the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
 
Becker held president, board and other positions of Foggy Bottom Association, and she advocated for Foggy Bottom residents vis a vis the expansion into neighborhoods of George Washington Univ., the Watergate, International Monetary Fund, Red Cross and Kennedy Center.
 
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 24, 2015 at Saint Stephen Martyr Church, 2436 Pennsylvania Ave. DeVol Funeral Home (202) 333-6680.
- See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/washingtonpost/obituary.aspx?n=ELEANOR-M-BECKER&pid=175339316#sthash.TseN9VUg.dpuf
n Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Washington. A Foggy Bottom resident since 1963, she was longtime editor of Foggy Bottom News newspaper and activist.
 
Becker worked for the Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association from 1963 until retiring as director of member services in 1997.
 
Editor of Foggy Bottom News from 1984 until retiring in 2004, she penned the Foggy Bottom Folks column. Writings are archived by the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
 
Becker held president, board and other positions of Foggy Bottom Association, and she advocated for Foggy Bottom residents vis a vis the expansion into neighborhoods of George Washington Univ., the Watergate, International Monetary Fund, Red Cross and Kennedy Center.
 
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 24, 2015 at Saint Stephen Martyr Church, 2436 Pennsylvania Ave. DeVol Funeral Home (202) 333-6680.
- See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/washingtonpost/obituary.aspx?n=ELEANOR-M-BECKER&pid=175339316#sthash.TseN9VUg.dpuf

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