Harold Decker

Obituary of Harold F. Decker



Harold F. Decker of Oradell, New Jersey, husband of the late Frances (Germaine) Decker, died Jan. 13 at home. He was 97.

Born Nov.11, 1920 in Palisade Park, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Frank and Lennie Decker. A World War II U.S. Army veteran, he was a bus driver for Gray Line Bus Tours in New York for many years.

Survivors include two daughters, Patricia Decker of Oradell, Donna Couzens and her husband Matt of Ellington, Connecticut, and one brother, Frank Decker and his wife Edna of Westport, two grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by two sisters, Caroline Appel and Dorothy Nazzaro.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, Jan. 18 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Harding Funeral Home, 210 Post Road East,Westport. Interment will follow in Willowbrook Cemetery, 395 Main St., immediately following with full military honors. 

Contributions in memory of Harold in lieu of flowers may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org.