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Stephanie Dawn DeckerPassing: August 18, 2023


Mitchell Presbyterian Church

Celebration of Life

Wednesday, August 23rd @ 6:00pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday, August 23rd @ 3:00pm-6:00pm


No Burial

BEDFORD – Stephanie Dawn Decker, 50, passed away Friday, August 18, 2023, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born July 10, 1973, in Bloomington, she was the daughter of James Elliott and Pamela (Heaton) Mitchell.

Stephanie worked as a caretaker for Comfort Keepers in-home care and loved her job.  She attended First Pentecostal Church of Spencer.  Stephanie enjoyed playing video games and going to Starbucks.  She was a “Bougie Nana” and loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Surviving are her children, Joshua (Christy) Gardner of Bloomington, Caleb (Kasey) Gardner of Bloomington, and Wendi (R.J. Bell) Elliott of Solsberry; grandchildren, Candice, Davinee, Isaac, Hadley, Jakob, Karleigh, Bentley, Rebekah, Brody, Scottlyn, and Nate; sister, April (Erin) Rosenberger of Bedford; mother and pops, Pamela and Terry Mitchell of Springville; and husband, Chris Decker of Dell City, Oklahoma.

Her father and brother, Scott Elliott, preceded her in death.

The family will receive friends from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 23, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  A Celebration of Life will immediately follow at the Mitchell Presbyterian Church.

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2 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Brenda Mckain | Brownstown, In
    Date: August 24, 2023
    All volunteers of LAWRENCE COUNTY CANCER PATIENT SERVICES are so sorry for your loss.
  2. Guest: Rhett Atkins | Norman ok
    Date: August 22, 2023
    You made Chris smile when he talked about you. Heaven gained another Angel. RIP.