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Orend G. Decker
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Birth: Jul. 11, 1897
Danforth
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1960
Gilman
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA

Times Republican 7 Jan 1960

Orend G. Decker, 62, of 228 N. Maple Street, Gilman, died at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday in his home following a heart ailment.

Mr. Decker was born July 1, 1897 in Danforth, the son of Mr. and Mrs. O.J. Decker. He was a retired farmer and formerly was a school director. Mr. Decker was a member of the Zion United Church of Christ.

He was married September 3, 1921 to the former Emma Schriefer in Danforth. Surviving are his wife and a son, Leroy of Gilman; a brother William of Danforth, and sisters, Mrs. Kathryn Zacha and Mrs. Alice Seibring, both of Danforth. Two brothers and a sister proceed him in death.

Friends may call at Reilly Funeral Home until services at 2 p.m. Friday at Zion United Church of Christ. Rev. James H. Pusey, pastor of the Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in German Wenger Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Olrich Jansen Decker (1865 - 1921)
  Dedireka Gerdes Decker (1875 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma M. Schriefer Decker (1897 - 1988)*
 
 Children:
  LeRoy Orend Decker (1922 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Orend G. Decker (1897 - 1960)
  Katharine E. Decker Zachgo (1899 - 1983)*
  Alice T Decker Siebring (1902 - 1976)*
  Almond Wilbur Decker (1909 - 1911)*
  Gilbert L. Decker (1918 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wenger Green Ridge Cemetery
Gilman
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Michelle Shreve
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101513912
Orend G. Decker
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- Michelle Shreve
 Added: Nov. 30, 2012
 
 
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