We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Garry Derringer

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday">

 


We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Garry Derringer

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, May 12, 2012 for 58 year old Garry Tim "Pee Wee" Derringer of Ellis Grove, IL who passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Garry was born June 20, 1953 in Golconda, IL, the son of Billie and Versia (Ozee) Derringer. He married Joan Averbeck Wenzel on December 15, 1978 in Chester, IL and she survives of Ellis Grove, IL.

Also surviving are four children, Christy Rodriguez of Oakville, MO, Kimberley Wheeler of Royse City, TX, Missy Derringer of Coulterville, IL and Lonnie Wenzel of Centralia, IL. Four siblings, Wilma Whittenberg of Chester, IL, Bill Derringer of Walsh, IL, Larry Derringer of Perryville, MO and LaDonna Donjon of Red Bud, IL. 15 grandchildren, one great grandson, one sister in law, five brothers in law along with numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, father in law and sister in law.

No visitation is planned.

A Celebration of Life for 58 year old Garry Derringer of Ellis Grove, IL will be held from 11:30am to 3:30pm Saturday, May 12, 2012 at the American Legion Hall in Evansville, IL.

A private burial will be held in the Ellis Grove City Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Shriners or Lionís Club.

The Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL is in charge of the arrangements.