Obituaries

Decker Oleg Cunningham

February 11, 1996 - February 11, 2021

Decker Oleg Cunningham, 25, of Batavia passed away unexpectedly Thursday, February 11, 2021.  He was born February 11, 1996 in Russia the son of Kirk and Linda (Konrad) Cunningham. 

He was a graduate of Batavia High School, class of 2014.  Following high school, he joined the United States Marine Corp where he served until honorably discharged.  He was a kind man with a warm and generous personality who accepted everyone as they are.  He will be remembered for his piercing blue eyes and a Grand Canyon smile.  Family was very important to Decker, he loved being an uncle, and adored his parents and most importantly his sister. 

He is survived by his parents, a sister Ashley (Donald “D.J.”) Schoonover; a nephew Greyson and a niece Audree; maternal Grandmother Shirley Konrad; his God parents, George and Marcia McReynolds, and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends. 

Visitation will be held 1:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M. Saturday, February 27, 2021 at Moss Family Funeral Home 209 South Batavia Avenue Batavia, IL. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Kirk or Linda Cunningham proceeds will benefit his memorial services. 

Guest Book

  • Elaine Modene Decker was one of the happiest and most positive boys with abundant personality that I ever taught. He was such a deep thinker and always brought an energy to reading that I will never forget. Decker is a happy angel welcoming all to heaven’s gate with his smile and pretty blue eyes.
  • Dee & Scott Compton We are so sorry for your loss. I fondly remember Decker in class at Rotolo Middle School where I subbed. He once pogo-sticked to our house on Bailey Drive. Praying for your family.
  • Barbara and Kenny Mattson We are deeply sorry for your loss of dear Decker. Our first meeting with him was at Ken and Sarah’s wedding. He lit up the dance floor with his fabulous dance moves. Decker was a kind young man. His smile and presence will always be missed. May he Rest In Peace! We love you guys.
  • mike and janine Callahan We are so sorry for your deep deep loss. Our love and prayers are with you. We remember Decker always so friendly, laughing and always up to something. His joy literally radiated. May He Rest in Peace
  • Mike & Melinda Kintz We are so sorry for your incredible loss. We will always think of Decker constantly riding his bike up and down the street with that crazy blond hair flying and grinning ear to ear. Always had a big wave for us. Sending you peace.
  • Dr Greg Spitz I am heartbroken to hear that this wonderful young man who served our country is gone. G-d bless his memory Rest In Peace
  • Colleen Gschwind Decker was so kind and a genuine gentleman. I enjoyed our conversations and his company so much. It was effortless. He made me feel like i was his family, instantly; immediate Cousin...i was always very greatful for his acceptance..I am also so thankful he got to know his other littlest cousins. I love him so much and we miss him everyday. I will always continue to talk to him, i know he hears us all. Just know we all love you so much Aunt Linda,Uncle Butch, and Ashley. Love, Colleen, Jim, Garrison, Anson, & Dawson