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Nellie Becker boarded the Titanic at Southampton, England, on Wednesday, 10th April, 1912, along with her children, Ruth Elizabeth Becker, Marion Louise Becker, and Richard Becker, who were all bound for Benton Harbor, Michigan.

Nellie Becker's husband was a missionary in India, and the Becker family were returning home to Benton Harbor, Michigan to get medical help for Richard Becker.

Nellie Becker, Marion Louise Becker, and Richard Becker boarded lifeboat No. 11, but Ruth Elizabeth Becker got separated whilst the lifeboats were being loaded, and boarded lifeboat No. 13. Nellie Becker was not aware that Ruth Elizabeth Becker had survived the sinking until they were reunited aboard the Carpathia.

Ruth Elizabeth Becker died of a gastrointestinal haemorrhage on July 6, 1990, and her ashes were scattered at the area Titanic foundered.

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