Michael William DeCarpentry, 33, of O'Fallon, Ill., born August 3, 1982, in Bayonne, N.J., died Jan. 12, 2016, at his home in O'Fallon, Ill.
Michael studied computer programming at Southwestern Illinois College, Belleville, Ill. He was a big sports fan, cheered for the New York Mets, and enjoyed attending area sporting events. Michael was a parishioner at St. Clare Catholic Church where he attended young adult gatherings and served as Eucharistic Minister. Michael was a member of Knights of Columbus Council 4239 in O'Fallon. He was a loving and loyal son.
He was preceded in death by his father, Donald William DeCarpentry.
Surviving are his mother, Mary, nee Kelleher, DeCarpentry of O'Fallon; his long-time special friend, Meaghan Bovich; his paternal grandmother, Arthemia DeCarpentry; aunts, Denise Szemple, Carol Hennings, and Michele Kelleher; and an uncle, Donald Kelleher Jr.
Condolences may be extended to the family by visiting www.wfh-ofallon.com.
Funeral: Service will begin at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, at Wolfersberger Funeral Home, O'Fallon, Ill., with Rev. Jim Deiters officiating. Following the service, the family will receive friends until 5 p.m. Burial will be in Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City, N.J.
WOLFERSBERGER FUNERAL HOME, O'Fallon, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Jan. 15, 2016