Fair
69°FFairFull Forecast

Sally A. Decker

Published: Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

ROCK FALLS – Sally A. Decker, 74, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison, Wis.

Sally was born Nov. 23, 1938, in Morrison, the daughter of Howard and Eulalie (Schryver) Finnicum. She married Ralph Decker in Indiana. He preceded her in death on March 10, 1988. Sally was employed by Sauk Valley Newspapers for several years. She always enjoyed looking out the window at her birds.

Survivors include one daughter, Melissa (Jay) Schultz of Rock Falls; one brother, Richard Finnicum of Como; one grandson, Dustin Huycke of Rock Falls; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; three sisters, Doris Glass, Lila Bell, and Geraldine Nelson; and one brother, Howard Finnicum.

A gathering of family and friends will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.

A memorial has been established.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

More News

National video



Reader Poll

An 82-year-old Sterling man recently parachuted from a plane for the first time. Would you ever skydive?
Yes, I've never done it but would try it
Yes, I've already skydived and enjoy it
No, I've never done it and don't want to
No, I've done it and don't want to again