Frederick D. Decker

Frederick D. Decker, age 79 of Edwardsville, IL, passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at Meridian Village Care Center in Glen Carbon, IL.

Frederick owned and operated American Nationwide Freight Forwarding in Troy, IL. He was a member of the Navy Reserves, and the Edwardsville Masonic Lodge #99 AF&AM. At one time he was in the lumber and sawmill business.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James F. and Eva nee Johnston Decker; and a sister, Helen Decker Ardary.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy J. nee McAnulty Decker, whom he married April 7, 1955; a son, Randall (Mary) Decker of Edwardsville, IL; a daughter, Kathryn "Kayde" Carter of Edwardsville, IL; five grandchildren: Sean, Erin and Elizabeth Decker, Hannah and Emma Carter; one great grandchild, Bailey Decker; a brother, George (Diane) Decker of Stronach, PA; a sister, Vera Mink of Harrisburg, PA; numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial visitation will be from 2pm to 5pm on Friday, July 7, 2017 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home.

Memorial service will be at 5pm with Amy Hess Fulton officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Glen Ed Pantry and will be accepted at the funeral home. 

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