Decker, Kenneth L., Age: 56, Fair Haven

May 31, 2018
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Kenneth L. Decker, 56, of Fair Haven, formerly of Port Jervis, New York, passed away May 3. He was a loving husband, a devoted father, an amazing son, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and friend like no other.

Ken lived his time on this earth to the fullest. He was a six-time Emmy Award-winning camera man in the television industry and an early pioneer of the Camera Drone. He loved being near or on the water and was an avid sailor. He was a talented musician who loved to sing and play the piano and keyboards, all by ear.

He was born in Port Jervis to Carol Decker and the late Ross Decker. Ken is survived by his beloved wife, Michele; loving daughter, Madison Mary; his mother, Carol; siblings, Kelly, Kurt and Patti Decker; and his in-laws and many nieces and nephews who all loved him very much.

Visitation was held May 8 at the John E. Day Funeral Home, Red Bank. A Funeral Mass was held May 9 at Holy Cross R.C. Church, Rumson. Interment will be private.

Please visit Ken’s memorial web page at

A Celebration of Life will also be held at noon, June 24 at the First Presbyterian Church in Port Jervis, New York.

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