Tom was born in Brazil in 1927, to Dr. and Mrs. Joseph L. Decker.
He graduated from Brazil High School in 1945.
His love for the piano gave happiness to many. He had also written many Christian books.
He is survived by son Max Decker, and four grandchildren. He is also survived by sister Linda Moreau, nephews Joseph Dierdorf and Brian Atkinson, and nieces Dee Smiley and Ann Hine.
His sister June and niece Melinda Holly are deceased.
Memorial services are pending.