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Thomas C. Decker

Thomas C. Decker, 83, of New Milford passed away on February 8, 2017. He was a retired Carpenter for Columbia Roofing in Bergenfield. An Army veteran of the Korean War, he was an avid motorcyclist who loved riding trips to Bear Mountain and the Jersey Shore. Devoted husband of Eleanor Decker, Beloved father of Pam McClure and her husband Bob, Julie Smerdon and her husband Rob, Susan Roberts, Richard Roberts, the late Thomas Decker, Jr. and the late Eric Russell. Loving grandfather of 18 and great grandfather of 3. Dear brother of the late David Decker. Visiting at Riewerts Memorial Home, 187 So. Washington Ave., Bergenfield on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral service at the funeral home on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 9:30AM. Interment Fair Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the New Milford Ambulance Corp.

Funeral Home: Riewerts Memorial Home 187 So. Washington Ave. Bergenfield, NJ US 07621

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Friday, February 10, 2017
Riewerts Memorial Home

187 South Washington Ave.
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

from 2-4 and 7-9 PM

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Fair Lawn Memorial Park

Fair Lawn, NJ

at 10:45 AM

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Riewerts Memorial Home

187 South Washington Ave.
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

at 9:30 AM

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Dear Julie, Eleanor, Pam & their families, I was so sorry to hear about Tom,. (POPPA D, ) My prayers & condolences are with you & the family during this difficult time. I was extremely fond of him & all of you. Julie & I were besties even before we started kindergarten. Tom was an amazing Husband, Father, Uncle, Friend, Neighbor & the go to guy.. Eleanor (Mamma D try to stay strong..if you want to talk or whatever ask Julie for my # (((HIGS))) I will cherish the times he took me on his motorcycle. Love all of you!

Barbara Reilly-Governali Feb 12 2017 12:00 AM

Dear Eleanor and family. Words aren't enough at this time especially in your loss. I know that what the word said's may the peace that passes all understanding be felt are with you. My prayers will also be with your's. Blessings.

Ana. Rivera Feb 9 2017 12:00 AM