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Dekens, Mr. Richard Emil, age 85, a resident of Coosada, AL passed away on Saturday, August 2, 2014. Funeral services for Mr. Dekens will be held on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. from the chapel of Brookside Funeral Home with Pastor Gentry and Pastor Riemersma officiating. Interment will follow at Brookside Memorial Gardens with military honors. Mr. Dekens is the son of the late Emil and Margaret J. Frawley Dekens.

He served in the US Navy during the Korean War and Vietnam Conflict. He was a retired postal carrier with the USPS. He is survived by his sons, Mike White (Tammy) of Coosada, AL, Leon White (Mary) of Wetumpka, AL; daughters, Carol Askew of Prattville, AL, Caroline Kline of Naples, FL, Bonnie Lynch of VA, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Michael Barnhardt, Mark Barnhardt, Casey Walker, Keith White, Nicholas White and Kevin Walker. The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 7, 2014 from 9:30a.m. - 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home.

Brookside Funeral Home of Millbrook, AL directing.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on Aug. 6, 2014
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