Police Officer Laid to Rest 06 Dec 12

Thousands of police officers from across the country and Canada came to pay their respects as friends and family said goodbye to Cold Spring Police Officer Decker.

Decker was killed in the line of duty last Thursday.

The funeral for the fallen officer was held at St. John’s Abbey in Collegeville Wednesday morning.

More than 2,300 members of law enforcement came from as far away as Florida and Canada to say goodbye to a fallen brother and support his grieving family. Hundreds of residents also came to pay their respects.

After the funeral, burial took place at Nicholas Catholic Cemetery.