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Dorothea Louise Decker

June 1, 1921 June 2, 2019
Dorothea Louise Decker
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Obituary for Dorothea Louise Decker

Dorothea Louise Decker, age 98, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 12:55 a.m. on Sunday, June 2, 2019, at Woodland Manor Nursing Home, in Springfield, Missouri. She was born June 1, 1921, in York, Nebraska, the daughter of Frank Claude and Goldie Mae (Jay) Armintrout.

Dorothea was a 1939 graduate of Minatare High School in Minatare, Nebraska and attended one year of beauty school. She was a homemaker and a member of the United Methodist Church in Aurora.

On March 27, 1948, she married William R. “Bill” Decker in Minatare, Nebraska. He preceded her in death on December 3, 2000.

Dorothea is survived by her daughter, Dottie Watts of Springfield; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Dorothea was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Goldie, husband, Bill, daughter, Shirley Swisher, two brothers, Leroy and Curtis Armintrout and a grandson, David Watts.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 7, 2019, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora, Missouri. Burial will follow at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora.

Memorial donations may be made payable to Woodland Manor Nursing Home, in care of the funeral home.

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Funeral Service

Friday

7

Jun

11:00 AM 6/7/2019 11:00:00 AM
Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home

303 S. Jefferson Ave.
Aurora, MO 65605

Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home
303 S. Jefferson Ave. Aurora 65605 MO
United States

Burial

Friday

7

Jun

12:00 PM 6/7/2019 12:00:00 PM
Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora

2 W Prospect St
Aurora, MO 65605

Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora
2 W Prospect St Aurora 65605 MO
United States

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Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora Final Resting Place

2 W Prospect St
Aurora, MO 65605

2 W Prospect St Aurora 65605 MO
United States
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