2244. Ty Lynn Decker
Ty L. Decker
Born April 5, 1979
Passed Away August 6, 2004
Ty L. Decker, age 25 of Coleman, died Friday, August 6, 2004 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Ty was born the son of Terry and Shelly (Matthews) Decker on April 5, 1979 in Clare. He married the former Dawn Jaynes on April 17, 1999. Ty had worked for Martinrea Industries, formerly Pilot Industries in Clare. He belonged to the Harrison Moose, and enjoyed Hunting, Fishing, and 4-Wheeling.
Ty is survived by his wife Dawn and daughter Dezzaray Lynn; his father Terry Decker of Coleman, mother Shelly (James) Friend of Alma; brothers Alan of Silver Lake, and Matthew of Alma; Paternal Grandmother Nora Decker of Coleman; numerous other family and friends. Ty was predeceased by his paternal grandfather Robert Decker, Maternal Grandmother Jean Doyle, Maternal grandfather Harold Matthews, and Aunt Sandy Nagel.
Visitation: Monday August 9, 2004; 2-5 and 7-9 P.M.
Funeral Services: Tuesday, August 10, 2004; 2:00 P.M.
Stephenson-Wyman Funeral Home, Clare, Michigan
Officiating: Pastor Jim Young
Burial: Warren Township Cemetery, Coleman, Michigan
(Source: Stephenson-Wyman Funeral Remembrance)
Name of man killed in accident released
The name of a 25-year-old Lake man, killed in a single-vehicle accident Friday, has been released.
The man, Ty Lynn Decker, was southbound on Gilmore Road and driving a silver 1992 Lincoln. North of Coleman Rd, Decker lost control of the car, ran off the road and hit a tree. Decker, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.
(Source: Midland Daily News, August 10, 2004, p. A3)