Somerville – Becker

HOUSTON, Texas – Ken and Liz (Smith) Becker, formerly of Gladstone, announce the engagement of their son, 1LT Bradley Becker, to Courtney Somerville of Houston, Texas. Courtney is the daughter of Paul Somerville and the late Kathleen Somerville of Houston.

A Sept. 6 wedding is planned at the Don Strange Ranch, northwest of San Antonio, Texas.

The future bride is a graduate of Episcopal High School in Houston, the University of Texas at Austin and the LBJ School of Public Affairs. Courtney holds a bachelor’s degree in communication studies and a master’s degree in public affairs.

Bradley is a graduate of Gulf Coast High School in Naples, Fla., and Florida State University with bachelor’s degree in both criminology and anthropology. Serving with the U.S. Army, he is presently a Platoon Leader in the 2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division at Fort Hood, Texas.

Lt. Becker is the grandson of former Gladstone residents, George (Donna) Becker and Robert (Janet) Smith.

After their wedding, the newlyweds will reside in Killeen, Texas.