- September 6, 1968 - April 11, 2017
- Southwick, Massachusetts
of Derek's Passing
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“My deepest sympathies to Derek's family & friends. We graduated high school together. He was always kind and always smiling.
1 of 24 | Posted by: Kelly Sullivan - Holyoke, MA
“To the Nutbrown family, We were so sorry to hear that Derek passed away. He was our neighbor in Feeding Hills and helped us out tremendously when a...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“To family and friends of Derek:When someone you love becomes a memory,The memory becomes a treasure.Linda Case, North Granby, CT
3 of 24 | Posted by: Linda Case - North Granby, CT
“Peace. John and Trish Wysocki
4 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“RIP Derek you will be missed!
5 of 24 | Posted by: kyle moquin - feeding hills, MA
“My Heart goes out to the family with their loss. .Derek was a loving person. Full of life and fun in everything he did. May it comfort you to know...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Debbie Casale - Southwick, MA
“I only knew Derek casually but he made an impression on me that will last forever. You only meet people like .Derek very seldom during a lifetime so...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: John Bossig - Feeding Hills, MA
“I was very sad to hear this news . derek was a big part in mine and my kids life . we will miss him dearly. he will forever remain in our hearts . my...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Michelle Lapite - Chicopee, MA
“sorry for your loss one great young man and one guy who always said he was of gods best truck driver i will ever know and for real when he was behind...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: thomas stone - palmer, MA
“Our deepest sympathies to you. Know that you are in our hearts and prayers. Jonathan and the staff at Herbarium.
10 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“Words can not express how deeply saddened we are to to hear about Derek's passing. He was one of the best guys I knew, with such an awesome out look...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“Such a sad loss with Derek's passing but I will always remember his great smile and jovial attitude. Growing up down the street from Derek and his...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Gary Wolfe - Westfield, MA
“Derek will be sadly missed. He was such a great person and had an awesome personality. He would give you the shirt off his back and go out of his...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: A friend
“To the Nutbrown family: We had the pleasure of meeting Derek in 2016 and it will be an everlasting memory. Derek's family & friends always came first...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Gregory - Agawam, MA
“My Heart is Heavy with this Sad News..Derek was the Nicest Person I've ever known. Such a Beautiful Person taken so Young and Too Soon.. Prayers...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Terry Haseltine - Surfside Beach, SC
“I have such great memories of Derek. He will surely be missed. I'm sure Jeff was there to welcome him home!
17 of 24 | Posted by: Beth Nolan - Springfield, MA
“My deepest sympathy for your loss. Derek will be remembered for his infectious smile and awesome personalty. May your memories provide some comfort...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Pauline Cebula - Port Charlotte, FL
“REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND.
19 of 24 | Posted by: MATTHEW LACROIX - EASTHAMPTON, MA
“Derek certainly put up a good fight, I will always remember him for his witty, happy personality, he always put a smile on my face. He was taken far...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Kerri Radwilowicz - Southwick, MA
“I just heard of this, and I'm deeply saddened. Derek and I spent a lot if time together during my High School days, he was my bestest buddy. We would...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Theresa Kulik (Haseltine) - MA
22 of 24 | Posted by: Victoria Klonoski-Salamon - MA
“Derek was such a great guy; helpful and caring. We will keep him & family in our prayers. The Bruno family
23 of 24 | Posted by: Jim Bruno - Southwick, MA
“Derek was such a friendly and bubbly person. He will be greeted by Tyler & Randy. They will discuss the tree/lumber industry over some beers!Rest...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Diane Jennett - Southwick, MA
Derek was born on September 6, 1968 and passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.
Derek was a resident of Southwick, Massachusetts at the time of passing.
he was a graduate of Southwick High School.
April 15, 2017
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southwick Forastiere Funeral Home
Southwick, MA Directions
April 15, 2017
12:00 PM to TBD
Southwick Forastiere Funeral Home
Southwick, MA.Family and friends are invited to gather on Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 9 AM ' 12 Noon at Southwick Forastiere Funeral Home, 624 College Highway, Southwick, MA with a service at 12 Noon.
Memorial contributions in Derek's name may be made to Cancer Treatment Centers of America, 1331 E. Wyoming Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19124. Condolences may be offered to the family online at www.forastiere.com.