MANSON - Donna Mae Becker 70 of Manson, Iowa died August 1, 2013 after a 48 year battle with diabetes. She was born in Pocahontas County Iowa on September 28, 1942 to Dale & Tena (Dornath) Niemand. She was baptized at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Palmer, and confirmed in 1956 at St. Johns Lutheran Church Pomeroy. Donna graduated in 1961 from Manson High School and attended Wartburg College in Waverly and Ft. Dodge Comm. College before marrying Gordon R. Becker on Oct. 6, 1963 in Pomeroy.