Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Obituaries

October 4, 2012

Thomas A. Decker, 71

Greensburg — Thomas A. Decker, 71, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 at his residence in Greensburg.

Born Aug. 13, 1941 in Batesville, he was the son of Howard and Matilda (Voegele) Decker.

Tom married Karen Smock Aug. 25, 1962 and she survives.

Tom had recently retired as a group leader from Delta Faucet where he had worked for 35 years.

One of Tom’s greatest loves in life was his grandchildren. He cherished fishing with his grandson and loved to go shopping with his granddaughter. Tom was loved dearly by his family and will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his wife, two daughters; Tracey (Thomas) Miller, St. Paul, Tammy Decker, Colorado, two grandchildren; Tyler and Katie Miller, St. Paul; three brothers, David Decker, Batesville, Tony Decker, Arizona, Eric Decker, Ohio; five sisters; Mary Meyer, Arizona, Cathy Conrad, Batesville, Tania Myers, Batesville, Rebecca Ostholthoff, Versailles, and Talia Wagner, Ohio.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother, Mike Decker.

No public services will be held.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Porter-Oliger-Perason Funeral Home.

Online condolences can be made to the family at www.popfuneralhome.com.

 

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