Commonwealth Journal

October 8, 2013

Obituaries for Wednesday, October 9, 2013


Commonwealth Journal

Robert Decker
Robert Wayne Decker, 44, of Camby, Indi., departed this life on Sunday, October 6, 2013, at the Indiana University Hospital, in Indianapolis after a long illness.
Robert was born on August 10, 1969, in Indianapolis, Indiana to Doyle Decker and Orpha Arthur.  
Robert enjoyed music, guitars and hot rod cars, especially "the Old Nova".
He is survived by his mother, Orpha Arthur, of Camby, Ind.; six sisters, Iva Desonier, of Camby, Ind.; Linda Robinson, of  West Alexandria, Ohio, Jackie Brading, of Germantown, Ohio, Gail Wilson, of Gallion, Ohio, Thelma Price, of Somerset, and Wilma Greer, of Indianapolis, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews, including two special nieces, Kayla Allen and Ashley Allen, both of Camby, Ind..
Robert is preceded in death by his father, Doyle Decker, and grandparents Lincoln and Ellen Arthur.
Visitation for Mr. Decker will be on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.
His funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 1 p.m., following the visitation at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Bullock and Bro. Dwight Bullock officiating.  
Interment will be in the Adkins-Arthur Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Robert's nieces and nephews.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements of Robert Wayne Decker.
You may send condolences or view the obituary at our website: www.lakecumberlandfuneralhome.com. 
 
Frank Stringer
Frank Howard Stringer, 76, of Somerset, passed away on  Sunday, October 6, 2013 at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center in Lexington, Ky.  
He was born on May 17, 1937 to the late Frank P Stringer an Edri Butler Stringer.
Frank was retired from Tecumseh Products. He served in the US Army during the Korean War. He liked being involved with local politics and also enjoyed being with his family and friends, especially his granddaughter, Dakota.  He loved trading cars and enjoyed life.
Frank is survived by sons, Scott H. Stringer and James B. Stringer, both of Somerset. Also surviving are his brothers, Vern (and Sue) Stringer, Virl Stringer, Jimmy B. (and Helen) Stringer, Gerald (and Jan) Stringer all of Somerset; sisters, Darlene (and Jimmy) Bradley of West Chester, Ohio; Patsy (and Don) Fogle of South Carolina; sisters-in-law, Georgia and Doris Stringer; and one grandchild, Dakota Stringer.
In addition to his parents, Frank was preceded in death by brothers Zern Stringer, Hawk Stringer, Quantrell Stringer, Cecil (and Myrtle) Stringer and Roy Stringer. 
Visitation for Frank will be held Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Somerset Undertaking and Crematory.
A celebration of life honoring the life of Frank will be held Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel at Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
Interment will be at Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.somersetundertaking.com.