Sammie Dale Decker, 63, of Pueblo, Colo., passed away Apr. 5, 2013. Survived by his wife of 43 years, Rosanna Decker; sons, Tim (Amy) Decker and Chris (Becky) Decker; 'other' daughter, Trish DiSanti; mother, Irene Hampton; brothers, Scott (Dorothy) Decker and Steve Decker; sister, Sandie (Robert) Randal; grandchildren, Bryn, Kenny, Alora, Kendall, Kendra, Chance, 'Britani' and 'Colton'; mother-in-law, Ruth Ramos; sister-in-law, Rachel; brothers-in-law, Woody and Kenny; several nieces, nephews, friends; very special friends, Mike and Karilyn Catalino. Preceded in death by father, Ivan Perry Decker; and father-in-law, Trinidad Ramos. Sammie was born to Ivan Decker and Irene Hampton on June 30, 1949, in Steamboat Springs, Colo. His most special times of all, was being with his grandchildren, watching them play basketball, hockey, soccer, and baseball. He loved riding horses, playing cards, and fishing. Sammie was a lifetime member of West Pueblo Saddle Club. Visitation, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, service, 3 p.m. Friday, Apr. 12, both at Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Dear Roseanne and Family
    Our prayers and thoughts are with you, we are so sorry to hear about Sam. We think about you guys often and miss you. May God Bless you and your family. Love Jeff and Cindy Thompson

  2. Thank you sam for all the fond memories i have of riding horses with you by the pueblo motor sports park. The time we shared was therapuetic for both of us as alot of times you talked and i just listened and vice versa.
    We talked a little about Viet Nam and sometimes we didnt speak at all we just rode in silence. I had such a great time riding goofy (your horse) and I will never forget you Or Roseanne and how you always welcomed us in your home. Peace be unto Sam and i will be happy o see your smiling face again, clothed in gods righteousness and glory!!! Your friend Jeffrey P Thompson

  3. Sammie D. You will always be remembered for your kind and caring ways. I know your playing cards , riding horses , fishing and “motor homing” your way through heaven. Love you my friend. karilyn catalino

  4. Hope you all know that I’m thinking of all of you during this loss. I know that we didn’t get to see each other a lot, but it was always great to see you and I always thought a lot of Sam. My love is with you. Susie

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