In Memory


Message from his son, Michael Derr (c/o '90):

Dear Friends...

It gives me the greatest sadness in my life to tell you that my Pop passed away. We will miss him terribly, but he will always live in our hearts forever and he will never be forgotten.

To me... he was the greatest man who ever lived... First and foremost, an amazing father and grandfather, but also an incredible mentor and friend to me as I became a man, husband and father. I will never forget the life lessons I learned from him and will continue to teach them to my kids and grandkids. It gives me peace to know that he is no longer suffering and that he is in a better place. Thank you, everyone, for the kind letters and be rest assured we read every single one to him and he had a story to tell about each of you. I am so happy he was able to touch so many lives in a positive way!

Rest In Peace, Pop. I'm so proud to be your son. I'll see you on the other side.

Love Always,

Your Son Michael

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