Decker, Bernard Kevin (Trenton)

Monday, October 16, 2017
Bernard Kevin Decker, 61, of Trenton, died at his residence Saturday morning, Oct. 14, 2017. He was a self-employed landscaper. Mr. Decker was born in Okinawa, Japan and was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He was of the Methodist faith. 

Preceded in death by his parents Bernard Lyle and Jill Avalon Thompson Decker. 

Surviving include his long-time partner Paula Marie Brown of Trenton; daughter Jolene (Raymond) Foster of Manassas, Va.; son Joseph “Max” Decker of Trenton; sister Barbara Decker of Lake Frederick, Va.; sister Marthara (Gary) Legg of Martinsburg, WV; uncle Jack Thompson of Fayetteville, Va.; niece Jill Hess; nephew Jeremy Davidson. 

Mr. Decker was cremated and a memorial service will be announced at a later date.


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