|Death: ||Mar. 22, 1948|
Former Seattle Police Sgt. Charles L. Decker, 47 of 1476 Elliott Ave. W., a local resident for the past 30 years, died Monday from a heart ailment.
He was born in Alba, Mo., was an army veteran of World War I and served with the Seattle fire department for five years before joining the police force in 1926. He attained the rank of sergeant in 1932 and was retired on a disability pension in December, 1945.
Surviving are his widow, Merle; three sisters, Mrs. Maude Conner, Seattle; Mrs. Robert Tibbs, Everett and Mrs. Geraldine Peterson, Hancock, Mich., and a brother, Heanon Decker, Seattle.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. tomorrow at the Home Undertaking chapel. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Alcona B. Decker (1852 - 1908)
Mary Jane Richardson Decker (1859 - 1928)
Merle E. Decker (1903 - 1985)
Charles L. Decker (____ - 1948)
Heanon Herman Decker (1879 - 1958)*
William Otto Decker (1893 - 1931)*
Created by: Kathy Sidenstricker
Record added: Dec 26, 2012
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