- Indiana Memory
- Allen County Public Library
Fort Wayne Fire Department Master Mechanic Ralph Decker's retirement party at Monte's Catering on South Calhoun Street. Past and present members of the fire shop in 1978. L-R: John "Dirtball" Gillispie, Larry Blair, Wallace Christ, Herbert Foster, Ralph Decker, Edwin Ross, Jackie Byrd, Richard Haines, William Lomont and Clifford George Stilwell. Ralph was a member of the fire department for 33 years. He retired on 05/17/1978.