5/30/2018 4:42:00 PM Hundreds run, walk in Becker's memory
About 160 registered runners and walkers took part in the third annual Samuel L. Becker Memorial 5K on Saturday morning, May 19. Proceeds went to the National Alliance on Mental Illness and to student scholarships.
Hundreds of runners and walkers gathered in memory of Sam Becker on Saturday morning, May 19. The participants took part in the third annual Samuel L. Becker Memorial 5K, which started from near the Anytime Fitness parking lot. The event is held in memory of Becker, who suffered from mental illness before taking his own life in February 2016. Shortly before he died, Becker worked as a certified personal trainer at Anytime Fitness... For more on this story pick up your copy of the May 29 Stewartville STAR.