Decker United Methodist Cemetery

Plot Listing

Name of cemeteryDecker Methodist Church Cemetery
CaretakerDecker United Methodist Church
Location of cemetery8304 Decker Lane
Driving instructionsTake Hwy 290 east to Decker Lane, turn right. Drive 2.1 mi. Cemetery is on the right between the elementary school and the church
AppearanceFenced and well cared for
Date transcribedOctober 9, 2008
Transcribed byKay Dunlap Boyd
512.836.7484
Notes( ) comments added
Inventory divided into three sections, south, north and west.
Please noteThis page is part of the Austin Genealogical Society’s Cemetery Transcription Project. This information was compiled by volunteers who either transcribed historical records or visited the cemetery to write down the names and dates. Unless noted, the volunteer is not an affiliate of the cemetery.

Decker Alphabetical Listing

PLOTLAST NAMEFIRST NAMEBIRTH DATEDEATH DATEINSCRIPTIONS/NOTES
S1SwensonA.G.9/19/18365/18/1926Father
S2SwensonMaria10/12/18397/3/1914Mother
S3SwensonC. John1/1/18771/11/1928 
S4SwensonEllen4/4/18779/1/1931 
S5SwensonMaude4/8/18929/22/1947 
S6SvensonEsther Maria5/9/18897/27/1896 
S7SvensonJohanna9/12/18488/19/1921Moder
S8SvensonSwen August2/15/184312/6/1895Fader
S9SvansonOskar11/26/18806/15/1889 
S10SwensonLeonard W.3/4/19206/30/1945Lt USNR Air Medal
S11SwensonTitus E6/7/188412/13/1934Father
S12SwensonJulia L.12/19/18939/3/1941Mother
S13SwensonTitus Edward5/23/19181/29/2005 
S14SwensonKathleen Olson2/25/19248/31/2005 
S15LundellSven August2/22/18409/9/1927Father, Lay Preacher 1902-1903
S16LundellEmma3/23/18334/5/1912Mother
S17JohnsonAnnie Emilia6/6/18694/23/1960 
S18JohnsonJohn Alexius2/21/18661/14/1931 
S19JohnsonClarence12/13/18969/18/1907 
S20YoungquistEvelyn11/7/19058/9/1996 
S21YoungquistAlred9/4/18983/18/1972 
S22YoungquistHenry Alexius11/17/19381/22/1992 
S23PetersonMabel Albertina Selea3/25/18842/8/1889 
S24AndersonMay Jenette10/13/19071/27/1908daughter of G. E. and N. C. Anderson
S25SwensonAlice7/11/18848/25/1906wife of Fred Swenson
S26SwensonFred18831955 
S27SwensonLaura18861961 
S28KarlingA. Martina19011983 
S29KarlingJoseph E.18941955United Methodist Minister
S30CederPaul Stanford12/17/190310/26/1987Uncle
S31CederDavid Oliver1/10/190710/14/1966Father
S32JohnsonCarl Alfred8/2/188010/19/1926 
S33CederAlbertina C.2/25/18671/23/1961 
S34CederSwan August10/17/18625/6/1926 
S35CederH Cecilia11/23/189110/6/1948 
S36CederEsther V.12/2/189512/14/1979 
S37SwahnWalter10/16/18765/24/1976 
S38SwahnCecelia5/2/1885(4/12/1980) 
S39SwahnNina 1889 
S40SwahnTina 1889 
S41HelgeAugusta Cedar18571889 
S42HelgeRuben18881888 
S43JohnsonJohn2/24/18457/16/1915 
S44JohnsonMalena12/17/18345/8/1925 
S45AndersonAugust G2/23/187712/22/1906 
S46CarlsonIda Anderson3/30/18829/22/1943 
S47AndersonAlice2/23/187712/22/1906 
S48SandstromRuth8/23/18971/3/1898 
S49SandbergAndrew John18481892Father-Family Monument
S50SandbergHelenna Sophia18521937Mother-Family Monument
S51SandbergEmil Rudolf18761899Son-Family Monument
S52SandbergLula Emelia18861904Daughter-Family Monument
S53FosterLillie Belle infant 7/16/1935 
S54AndersonLaura infant 1933 
S55AndersonLaurel infant 1932 
S56Carlsoninfant daughterno dateno dateof Albion and Annie Carlson
S57PetersonOtto3/8/18788/26/1964 
S58HagbergFritz L.3/7/188910/17/1950United Methodist Minister
S59HagbergHilda S.1/23/188910/1/1967 
S60SkogChristina G1/5/185985/18/1929 
S61SkogCarl A8/2/18593/13/1912 
S62LundellCarl Gustaf10/19/18292/19/1818Father footsone
S63LundellLina Stina10/12/18295/8/1987Mother footstone
S64EkstromGustaf Emil9/7/1882/30/1889 
S65FaustCarl G.1/16/18729/22/1890 
S66CederPeggy Marlyne 9/10/1950 
S67CedarCarl Carroll 5/29/1952 
S68PannellW. B. “Bubba”   
S69PannellRose Annette9/15/19241/13/2004 
S70AbrahamsonJohanna18153/27/1890(shares stone with Gustaf)
S71AbrahamsonGustaf18185/18/1898(shares stone with Johanna)
S72AndersonJohn A.4/24/18413/10/1925Father
S73AndersonCarolina S.5/28/185011/20/1932Mother
S74AndersonLam David18879/11/1897 
S75EkdahlEdith Ruth12/15/18874/13/1920 
S76EkdahlChristine9/18/18579/1/1923Mother footstone
S77EkdahlCarl August3/15/18494/10/1921Father footstone
S78EkdahlHilma Mary3/23/18853/5/1903 
S79SwensonF.O.10/16/187211/19/1943 
S80EngbergEmma5/6/18556/2/1899(shares stone with C. W.)
S81EngbergC. W.11/6/18566/2/1899(shares stone with Emma)
S82GustafsonCarlyle Brown 1933son of Hazel and George Brown, b Galveston
S83GustafsonDayna Allyson9/26/1952  
S84GustafsonHazel Verna “Mutsie”8/24/191611/22/2000born in Galveston
S85GustafsonCarroll Eugene10/30/1916 born in Manor
S86GustafsonGustaf 4/28/190176 years
S87GustafsonPeter August Abrahamson10/11/18487/16/1913born Lekeryds, Jönköping, arr Galveston 1870
S88GustafsonAnna Marie Israelson10/10/18482/20/1932born in Malmback, Smäland, arr Indianola 1870
S89GustafsonLillie4/28/189110/17/1905daughter of P. A. & A.
S90JohnsonWilbur Oscar “Red”10/13/19224/12/2006married 3/18/1944 (with Ola)
S91JohnsonOla Marie “Sis”4/27/1923 married 3/18/1944 (with Wilbur)
S92ForisterDouglas A.1/3/19169/19/1996(shares stone with Odessa)
S93ForisterOdessa7/8/192011/13/1985(shares stone with Douglas)
S94CarlsonHarold E.11/27/19175/11/2000(with Marjorie)
S95CarlsonMarjorie J.7/22/19258/7/2003(shares stone with Harold)
S96CarlsonLambert3/10/19131/7/1991 
S97CarlsonIda2/8/191112/9/2005 
S98SimonsJames Howard6/11/19266/1/1996S1 USN WWII (shares stone with Joy)
S99SimonsJoy L.6/22/19246/17/2006(shares stone with J. Howard)
S100SimonsJohn P8/9/19489/7/2006 
S101OllisonChester Eric5/28/19106/10/1999SSgt USA WWII (shares stone with Bernice)
S102OllisonBernice Lundell3/12/19125/31/2005(shares stone with Chester)
S103AllenEdward5/22/191112/21/1990USA WWII
S104AllenFrances Olga8/13/191412/19/1993 
N105LundellAhrendt8/16/19084/20/1913 
N106LundellAugust E.8/31/18776/11/1954(shares stone with Nora)
N107LundellNora A.3/16/18837/27/1963(shares stone with August)
N108WestbrookMartin E7/23/189912/7/1973 
N109WestbrookTheo A.6/3/189012/24/1917(shares stone with Minnie)
N110WestbrookMinnie8/20/18627/24/1942(shares stone with Orval)
N111MunsonWalter J10/27/18907/7/1921 
N112MunsonMabel J3/20/18891/25/1976 
N113MunsonOrval19191978 
N114PhilquistMinnie2/27/18781/31/1964Mother footstone
N115PhilquistEdward3/18/18749/21/1953Father footstone
N116CarlsonLeonard W.7/5/19348/28/2007Weed Corley FHM
N117CarlsonLeonard W Sr8/7/189510/21/1968(shares stone with Edith)
N118CarlsonEdith C.10/3/19051/12/2000(shares stone with Leonard)
N119CedarArthur B.1/30/19011/24/1967(shares stone with Dora)
N120CedarDora C.8/12/19033/16/1999(shares stone with Arthur)
N121CederWilford Sven12/2/19239/2/1947 
N122CederRosie7/16/19012/13/2000(shares stone with Oscar)
N123CederOscar2/7/18986/1/1969(shares stone with Rosie)
N124WaggonerAubrey Mayo2/5/19183/2/1998SSgt USA WWII m 8/29/1943 (shares stone with Betty)
N125WaggonerBetty A5/31/1925 (shares stone with A. Mayo)
N126MunsonEmma C11/14/19054/3/1981(shares stone with Clarence)
N127MunsonClarence W8/4/190711/25/1977(shares stone with Emma)
N128MonsonAnnie H.2/3/18827/6/1969 
N129MonsonAlex H.4/11/18794/17/1944 
N130SjobergWalter E. Sr11/21/18954/18/1981 
N131SjobergLillian A.2/18/190410/7/1991(nee Anderson)
N132AndersonAugust F.09-01-186911/16/1917(shares stone with Annie)
N133AndersonAnnie H.4/6/187610/3/1935(shares stone with August)
N134AndersonFilmore L.10/12/19091/14/1919 
N135BergstromSelma18711958 
N136BergstromSwan18601940 
N137AndersonNell10/11/191711/11/2006m 1/16/1937 (shares stone with Laurel)
N138AndersonLaurel6/16/1915 m 1/16/1937 (shares stone with Nell)
N139AndersonLillie8/28/18925/26/1980(shares stone with Richard)
N140AndersonRichard8/30/188310/2/1915(shares stosne with Lillie)
N141AndersonLannelle Ann2/6/194712/5/2004 
N142PlumbHarry F12/18/19206/17/2001TEC5 USA WWII
N143MarcumElton C2/3/191811/1/1998MM2 USN WWII
N144MarcumMillo N9/16/19196/7/2004 
N145SnellingsJ. Larry  Father (with Suzanne)
N146SnellingsSuzanne  Mother (with Larry)
N147KrauseVergie M.8/5/19201/30/2003 
N148KrauseMilton John12/30/19196/25/1979Y1 USN WWII
N149SmithBlanch Hill3/24/19092/2/1978 
N150SmithWilliam P9/27/19355/8/1981USN WWII
N151LedellElizabeth6/30/18813/4/1922 
N152LedellTheo. J.9/20/186812/25/1925 
N153LindellS. M7/16/48476/2/1922 
N154LindellMatilda8/30/18486/14/1917 
N155LindellSam11/3/19209/8/1978USN WWII
N156CampbellHazel A6/24/19092/11/1996 
N157JohnsonMarguerite6/24/1916(1/4/2007) 
N158JohnsonArthur Eugene11/13/19122/3/1992Sgt USAAF WWII
N159LovelandElizabeth Johnson3/11/19672/27/1997 
N160JohnsonJeffrey Titus8/5/197510/17/20001Lt USA USMA Class of 1998
N161CarlsonCarl Daniel11/24/189612/12/1987USA WWII
N162CarlsonElsie V8/8/19012/28/1949 
N163CasperDelia Mae C.10/28/192711/9/1998 
N164NewburgAnnie S.4/12/18762/17/1964(nee Sponberg)
N165SponbergAugust12/18/18477/30/1928Father
N166SponbergIda3/15/18534/13/1930Mother (nee Ekdahl)
N167SponbergArthur3/29/18871/1/1913 
N168KederisLuerene Sponberg9/20/19072/3/1989 
N169SponbergOllie Z.9/26/190012/17/1975 
N170SponbergFred A.8/13/189311/12/1966 
N171WallinWilliam G.4/5/18438/30/1927(shares stone with Anna)
N172WallinAnna C.12/11/18478/10/1897(shares stone with William)
N173WallinRuby E10/18944/1896 
N174WallinPaul S6/1887Jul-17 
N175StromquistMartin Luther5/27/1896 (shares stone with Mildred)
N176StromquistMildred Cecelia7/27/18998/23/1987(shares stone with Martin)
N177StromquistLillie M4/16/198911/8/1967 
N178KramerMax A.12/23/19309/2/2004FN USN
N179CroffordWilliam Luther7/10/19082/14/1986(shares stone with Ava)
N180CroffordAva Monroe11/20/19155/30/2000(shares stone with William)
N181FroeschiJudy Mondragon9/12/196312/5/1989 
N182HitchcockClara Lorenz 6/21/1921 
N183HitchcockHarley Moran Sr12/21/19104/4/1998 
N184HitchcockHarley Moran Jr   
N185HitchcockLynda Gayle Brothers   
N186HitchcockKirk Allen3/5/195812/16/1979SP4 USA
N187HitchcockScott R5/2/19176/13/2002(shares stone with Mozelle)
N188HitchcockMozelle7/30/19243/12/2001(shares stone with Scott)
N189ColeElizabeth Ren’ee “Lizzy”7/21/19846/15/1986 
N190WallaceNeva Nell8/31/19181/24/1975 
N191BriscoeTroy Dan3/3/192112/19/1982 
N192FosterWanda Nell12/28/19403/10/2000 
N193BrothersHazelle Marguerite Harman4/29/19083/30/1997 
N194JackRobert M7/24/19172/16/1987MSgt USAF WWII Korea m 6/13/1949 (shares stone with Billey)
N195JackBilley Mc.9/9/19201/13/1989m 6/13/1949 (shares stone with Robert)
N196JohnsonA. Walter10/11/18736/10/1945(shares stone with Alma)
N197JohnsonAlma M.10/15/18752/20/1951(shares stone with Walter)
N198JohnsonEsther11/17/19039/1/1911dau of Walter and Alma
N199HouserMary6/12/18221/8/1892 
N200HouserChristian1/21/18227/10/1907 
N201CarlsonJohnno dateno date 
N202MalmVernell12/19/19247/14/1926 
N203DahlinArthur Cleveland1/11/18851/18/1885son of A M and Louisa
N204PalmArthur Edwardno dateno date 
W205MonsonEmory L K8/29/191610/28/1994 
W206JohnsonTheodore M.3/29/191411/14/2002CPL USA WWII
W207FosterJohn D.8/21/18941/26/1994PVT USA WWI (shares stone with Lillie)
W208FosterLillie C.9/30/18992/12/1984(shares stone with John D.)
W209WalentaMelvin Ernest  (shares stone with Joann)
W210WalentaJoann Foster  (shares stone with Melvin)
W211MayesJames Harold7/14/19212/1/1994PFC USA WWII (shares stone with Doris)
W212MayesDoris Foster11/2/192310/24/1995(shares stone with J Howard)
W213NealMary Ann Karling5/6/19368/4/2006(shares stone with Charles)
W214NealCharles Aldridge Jr  (shares stone with Mary Ann)
W215CarlsonMary Nell Fredrickson  (shares stone with Gordon)
W216CarlsonGordon1/22/19112/7/1996(shares stone with Many Nell)
W217WeissLeRoy5/11/19122/21/2000(shares stone with Doris)
W218WeissDoris Fredrickson8/24/19171/22/1986(shares stone with LeRoy)
W219PowellOneta Faye Morgan McMillen6/27/194010/13/2006m 8/25/1955 and 7/20/1973 (shares stone with Alvin)
W220PowellAlvin Earl  m 8/25/1955 and 7/20/1973 (shares stone with Oneta)
W221BurklandElvin Oscar “Shorty”12/24/19282/29/1996PFC USA Korea m 7/16/1953 (shares stone with Nancy)
W222BurklandNancy Irene  m 7/16/1953 (shares stone with Elvin)
W223LundellJoe Swan4/9/19144/20/2006(shares stone with Maidel)
W224LundellMaidel Munson12/1/19165/20/1992(shares stone with Joe)
W225LundellJoe August19142006 
W226TomlinsonCharlotte A.  (shares stone with Kenneth)
W227TomlinsonKenneth1/24/19349/4/1985m 8/7/1953 (shares stone with Charlotte)
W228TownsendJohn S12/23/19433/11/2007(shares stone with LeAnna)
W229SalyerFannie R  (shares stone with John)
W230JohnsonWinfred Jr7/9/19412/15/2004(shares stone with LeAnna)
W231JohnsonLeAnna H  (shares stone with Winfred)
W232JohnsonOscar Winfred Sr5/27/1914(8/21/2007) 
 WallinA10/11/18736/10/1945(recorded in 1954, not found in 2008)