age 49, exchanged life for eternity peacefully in Bloomington, IN on January 12, 2019. He was born to James and Doris Derico on February 5, 1969. He was a member of Peter Rock Church of God In Christ and a current member of Lighthouse Community Church in Bloomington, IN. Mark was preceded in death by both maternal and paternal grandparents, brothers Sean Derico and James Franklin; brother-in-law Andrew Maldonado and Uncle Joe Louis Derico. Mark is survived by his devoted wife of 30 years, Mary Derico; 3 loving children, Felicia (Kirstie), Mark Jr., and Sean Derico; parents; 12 siblings, Mona(Carl) Howell, The Honorable James T. Derico, Jr., Deborah(Lawrence) Foster, James Clark, Keith, Rachel, Lisa, Kellee (John) Weston, Damon, Dorin, Ryan and Allison; 2 grandchildren; Isiah and Keegan Sean and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, friends and relatives. Visitation Monday, January 21, 2019 from 9:00a.m. to 11:00a.m. Homegoing celebration to follow at 11:00am. All services at Peter Rock COGIC, 2765 Van Buren Pl., Gary, IN. Interment Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 10a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Park.