Derek James King, 19, Union, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, in Union. |
Derek, son of Dan King and Lisa King, nee Gauthier, was born Jan. 23, 1994, in Washington. Derek was a 2012 graduate of Union High School, and was currently attending East Central College, Union. Derek was employed at Famous Footwear, Washington, and was the assistant manager.
Derek is survived by his parents, Lisa King and Dan King, both of Union; one brother, Daniel B. King IV, Union; one sister, Aliena M. King, Union; grandparents, Harvey and Doris Gauthier, Rhode Island state, and Dan and Jackie King, Joplin; his dog, Kopper; many other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 1 to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 9, at Oltmann Funeral Home, Union.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 10, at First Baptist Church, Union, with the Rev. Chuck Clark officiating.
Burial followed in Union Cemetery, Union.
Memorials may be given to Union American Legion Baseball League.
To send condolences to the family, visit www.oltmannfuneralhome.com.
The family was served by Oltmann Funeral Home, Union.
Published in The Missourian on June 12, 2013