James “Jay” Elliott Becker

James “Jay” Elliott Becker

Feb. 18, 1964 – June 10, 2020

James “Jay” Elliott Becker, Jr., 56, died peacefully at his home in Homer, Alaska on Wednesday, June 10, 2020.

Jay was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and grew up in nearby Blaine before serving in the U.S. Army and ultimately following his lifelong passion for the outdoors by settling in Alaska, his home for over 30 years.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia.

Jay is survived by his father, James, Sr. and his wife, Charlotte; sister, Melissa; brother, Scot and his wife, Cheryl; numerous nieces and nephews; his loyal companion, Coho; and many friends.

Arrangements were with Peninsula Memorial Chapel.