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Donald Decker

November 13, 1952 — August 28, 2014

Donald L. Decker, Sr., 61, of Eaton Rd.,Eaton, NY, passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton.
He was born November 3, 1952 in Chateaugay, NY, a son of Leo H., Sr. and Blanche Boyea Decker. On November 17, 1971, Donald married Cynthia “Cindy” Russ in Stockbridge, NY. Don worked at SUNY Morrisville from 1979 until he retired due to illness in 2006. While there, he worked in food service, janitorial and maintenance, as well as a mechanic’s helper. He was a hardworking man, a handyman who could fix anything, and he loved to go fishing and hunting. Don was a loving husband, dad and “Poppy” who will be greatly missed by all.
Surviving are his wife, Cindy; a daughter, Heidi Buell of West Eaton; a son, Donnie L. “Mickey” Decker Jr. and his companion Malissa Gibson of NC; sister and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Ronnie Medley of Glasgow, KY; brother, Richard “Dick” Decker of WA; two aunts, Mary and Bernie Decker of Syracuse; an uncle, John Decker of Malone; two granddaughters, Kilee Buell and her fiancé, Justin Coye of Eaton; Harley Decker of SC, and her mother, Jodi Decker, who was a special person in Don’s life; and a grandson, Jesse Buell of Eaton. He was predeceased by his brothers, Leo, Jr., Chuck, Harold, James and Robert Decker and a sister, Patricia Marshall.
Memorial services will be held at 3pm Sunday, August 31, 2014 from the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 31 Cedar St., Morrisville.
Interment will be private at the convenience of his family.
Friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Sunday from 1-3pm prior to the service.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) Upstate NY Chapter, PO Box 25237, Rochester, NY 14625.
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Sunday, August 31, 2014

1:00 - 3:00pm

Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Homes, Inc. Morrisville, NY

31 Cedar Street, Morrisville, NY 13408

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