PEORIA - Derrick Shane, age 30, of Peoria passed away Sunday, April 1, 2012, in Peoria.
Derrick was born on Nov. 13, 1981, in Peoria to Marcie Madison and Gerald Shane.
Surviving are his fiancee, Emily Cain, whom he lived with for the past 16 years and soon was to marry on April 13, 2012; three daughters, Ciarah, Hailey and Anna; his mother, Marcie (Gary) Crothers of Chillicothe; his father, Gerald Shane of Dunlap; his sister, Nicole (Tim) Shane-Krapil of Apex, N.C.; two half sisters, Michelle (Gary) Godfrey of Princeville and Julie (John) Edwards of Princeville; his grandmother, Clara Madison; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather.
Derrick worked in the kitchen for Johnny's Italian Steakhouse and most recently Sam's Roadhouse in Peoria.
He and his family attended Northwoods Community Church.
Derrick loved to be outdoors, fishing, camping and riding his ATV. He enjoyed cooking with his daughters at home.
Cremation rites have been accorded and visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday evening, April 5, 2012, at Cumerford-Hurd Funeral Home located at 428 W. McClure Ave., Peoria.
Memorial contributions may be made to the benefit of Derrick's children at South Side Bank.
Online condolences may be made at www.cumerford.com.