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Ellen Decker, age 73, a 25-year resident of Bullhead City, Ariz., passed away on Monday, February 22, 2021. She was born May 23, 1947 in Summit, N.J.
Ellen enjoyed counted cross-stitch needlepoint, reading, and the occasional visit to the casino. She was retired from Special Events at the Tropicana in Laughlin, Nev.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Decker; parents, Alfred and Beulah Rutz.
She is survived by her daughters, Kimberly Decker of Bullhead City, Ariz. and Tracy (Ryan) Bogue of Albuquerque, N.M.; grandsons, Cody Decker, Damon Puryear, Jace Puryear, Logan Decker all of Bullhead City, Ariz. and Ryan Bogue, Jr. of Albuquerque, N.M.; granddaughter, Rylie Bogue of Albuquerque, N.M.; siblings, Carol (Matt) Allen, Willis (Barbara) Rutz, John Rutz and Wayne (Nikki) Rutz; brother and sister-in-laws, Howard Decker, Tania Merrill and Wini Tomczyk; as well as many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held from 1 pm to 5 pm on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at the Tropicana Laughlin in Hospitality suites, Classic and Safari suites.

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Published in Mohave Daily News Online from Mar. 18 to Mar. 26, 2021.
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March 22, 2021
I am sorry for your loss. I had the pleasure of having both Logan and Ms. Decker come to storytime. As well as seeing her at the library. We would talk and I would asked how Logan was doing.
She will be missed.
Ms. Edith
March 22, 2021
I'm so sorry for your loss. It was always a pleasure to see Ms Decker at the library. She was such a nice person and I enjoyed talking with her. She will be missed.
Kathy Gebicke
March 18, 2021
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