Derickson, Gary D.
Date: Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, MO 63028
Date: Thursday, January 27, 2011
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Roselawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery
EPWORTH Children and Family Services, 110 North Elm Avenue, St Louis, MO 63119 or American Heart Association, Midwest Affiliate, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674
Gary D. Derickson, age 68, of Valle Lake, passed away suddenly on January 20, 2011 at his residence. He was a retail clerk at Home Depot in Festus and was a past member of the Festus/Crystal City Elks Lodge #1721. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.
Born April 8, 1942, in St Louis to the late Norvel M. and Ruby (DeRousse) Derickson. He is survived by his sons: Matthew Derickson of St Peters, MO and Daniel (Karla) Derickson of Wentzville, MO, daughter: Laura Derickson of St Louis, MO; brothers: Norvel Derickson Jr of Michigan, Patrick Derickson of Fairplay, CO, David (Karen) Larson of Overland, MO, Daniel (Jeannette) Larson of Webster Groves, MO, Greg Larson of Spring, TX and Stephen (Debbie) Larson of Surprise, AZ; and sisters: Nancy Derickson of St Louis, MO, Chris (Randy) Farrar of Cape Girardeau, MO, Holly (Joe) Wohlwend of Anna, IL, Denise (John) Schaberg of Belleville, IL, Michele (Daniel) Layton of Cedar Hill, MO and Amy (Mark) Hessler of High Ridge, MO.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepmother: Kathleen R. Derickson.
Deacon Jerry Stoverink will officiate service.