Mary Becker, 87, of Sunnyside and formerly of Grandview, died Saturday.

Mrs. Becker was born in Elbow Lake, Minn. She lived in Moxee and later in Yakima, until moving to Grandview in 1970. She taught at several area schools, including the Yakima School District, Parker Heights Elementary and Marcus Whitman Elementary in Cowiche. For the last 29 years of her career, she owned and taught at the Grandview preschool.

Survivors include two daughters, Cathy Enns of Carson, Calif., and Jill Johnson; and three grandchildren.

Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. July 17 at Blessed Sacrament Church in Grandview. Arrangements are by Smith Funeral Home LTD and Crematory.