Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, Illinois

John Leonard Decker

John L. Decker, age 54, 915 So. 9th, Quincy, died Saturday, April 10, 2004 at 7:22 P.M. in the Emergency Room of Hannibal Regional Hospital.

John Leonard Decker | Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, IllinoisHe was born November 10, 1949 in Jacksonville, Illinois, the son of Alvin and Betty Sellers Decker. On June 17, 1972, he married Judy Marine in Jacksonville, IL. She survives.

Mr. Decker was a 1969 graduate of Jacksonville High School. He had been employed for 12 years in the shipping department of A.D.M. (Moorman Mfg). He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Mr. Decker enjoyed his children and nieces and nephews.

Survivors in addition to his wife are 3 sons, Joe, Jon and Jamie Decker, all of Quincy; a sister, Cherie Sullivan, 2 brothers, David Decker and his wife Debbie, Greg Decker, an uncle, Larry Sellers and his wife Janet, all of Jacksonville and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 11 A.M. in the Hansen-Spear Funeral Home with the Rev. Joby Brown officiating. Burial in Greenmount Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday morning from 9 AM until time of services. Memorials may be given to the American Heart Association,

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