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May 4, 2012 (Ramona) -- Thomas (Bo Donovan) Becker, who lived in San Diego Country Estates, passed away on April 24 surrounded by his family.  A noted radio broadcasting personality, he also founded the award-winning Silvertree Inc. creative services firm and has been active in organizations ranging from United Way to the Better Businses Bureau. 

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Cova, son Shane Becker, daughter Jessica Becker Shapiro, mother Grace Becker, sister, Mary Jo Ramsey and grandsons.

Becker was recently appointed to the Ramona Sheriff’s Citizens Advisory Group and elected Secretary of the Group and Chairman of its Community Safety Sub-Committee.  Past President of the San Diego Ad Club, he also served as the Secretary/Treasurer of the San Diego Advertising Golf Association where he had been a member of the Board of Directors since 1976 and initiated its Scholarship Program.

Also an avid pilot, he managed the Ramona Airport for the County of San Diego and headed up marketing for the Ramona air show.

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