Anna Decker

    An obituary for Anna Decker, daughter of William and Reka (Claussen) Decker, appeared on 7 Jan 1996 in an unknown newspaper, maybe the Kankakee (IL) Daily Journal. Gilman is in Iroquois County, IL.

"GILMAN Anna F. Reitz, 98, of Gilman, died Friday (5 Jan 1996) at her home. Visitation was held Saturday at the Redenius Funeral Home, Gilman, where services will be held at 2 p.m. today. The Rev. Connie Williams Moodie will officiate.
    Burial will be in the Danforth Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Zion United Church of Christ, Gilman.
    Mrs. Reitz was born Dec. 15, 1897, in Collum, the daughter of
William and Reka Decker.
    Her husband, William Reitz, whom she married Sept. 30, 1916, in Kankakee, died Nov. 6, 1963.
    She is survived by one son, Wilbur Retiz (sic) of Clayton, Mich.; one daughter, Wiladene Dillon of Waltonville; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. One son, Clifford, is deceased.
    Mrs. Reitz was a member of the Zion United Church of Christ, Gilman, and its afternoon guild."