Eunice Decker Pittsfield
Mrs. Eunice Decker, 83, Pittsfield, a former Mt. Vernon resident, died
at 4:50 p.m. Saturday at the Pittsfield Nursing Center. She was the retired
owner of a retail store in Sparta.
Funeral services will be held at l p.m. Tuesday at Myers Chapel, with the Rev.
Howard Rowe officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood cemetery. Friends may call
at the funeral home between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. today.
Born in Litchfield on May 8,1891, she was the daughter of Isaac T. and Jenny
(Howell) Decker. She is survived by a brother, Howell Decker, of Pittsfield;
two sisters-in-law, Mrs. Maude Decker, of Mt. Vernon, and Mrs. Cecil Decker,
of Granite City; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
Source: The Mt. Vernon Register-News
Date: Monday, July 29, 1974
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman