Esther Mardell Decker, 98, of Pendleton, passed away on September 30, 2019 at Community Hospital, Anderson. She was born on August 12, 1921 in Hamilton County to the late Ulysses and Bernice (White) Moser.
Esther retired as an Office Manager at Amick Electric after 30 years of service. She volunteered preparing taxes for Senior Citizens for 20 years. She attended various churches all of her life.
Esther is survived by her children, Wayne (Mary) Decker of Alexandria and Frances (David) Owens of Princeton; grandchildren, Bruce (Becky) Decker of Cedar Falls, Iowa, Bryan (Michelle) Decker of Salem, Oregon, and Karen Decker of Lapel; great-grandchildren, Rachel and Caleb Decker, and several nieces and nephews.
Esther was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ralph Decker; son, Dennis Decker; and seven siblings.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton officiated by Pastor Jack Gatson. Burial will follow at Mt. Olive Cemetery in Mt. Olympus. A visitation will be held from 11:00 AM until service time, 1:00 PM Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Colvin Funeral Home.
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