Becki Marie (Bensin) Dozark passed away at her home in Portland on August 17, 2012. She was born in Portland, to parents Richard and Darlene Bensin on November 3, 1972, the second of two children. Becki went to school in the Park Rose District for 11 ½ years, and then graduated from Gresham High School in 1991.
Becki had a strong personality, and was full of energy and life. She was adventurous, and loved to be outside: camping, hunting, fishing- especially when it was with her dad. As a child she would go with her father as he drove big rig trucks. She always wanted to be near to her family. In 1997 she married Scott Dozark, though later divorced, they remained friends. In March 1996, Becki was diagnosed with Leukemia. She remained strong throughout the course of her treatment, and the cancer went into remission. Everyone who met her loved her, and she was a loyal friend.
Becki is survived by her mother and father, Richard and Darlene Bensin, of Portland; her sister Shannon Werbowski and brother in law Patrick Werbowski; nieces Rebecca and Rachael Werbowski, all of Ridgefield, WA, numerous, aunts, uncles, and cousins, and especially her beloved dog Boscoe, her two other dogs Wiley and Wilson passed away previously. A public visitation will be held on Wednesday August 22, 2012 from 1-5pm at Bateman Carroll Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Thursday August 23, 2012 at 11:00am at Bateman Carroll Funeral Home, with graveside service to follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send remembrances in Becki's name to the Leukemia Foundation.