February 22, 1941 - December 11, 2016
Susan Elizabeth Derby Purcell, 75, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, December 11, 2016. Susan was born in San Antonio, Texas on February 22, 1941.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Elizabeth Derby.
Susan is survived by her sister Dineen Croft and brother Lee Derby. She will be remembered by her four sons, Scott (Jill) of Urbandale, Iowa; Christopher (Shellye) of Alamo Heights; Brian (Cyndy) of San Antonio; and, Eric (Deanna) of The Colony, Texas, as well as her 11 grandchildren Abigail, Logan, Emily, Zachary, Isabelle, Vince, Nicholas, Ruby, Lucy, Dominic & Wyatt.
There will be a memorial mass honoring Susan on Friday, December 16th at 10:00AM at Church of the Holy Spirit, 8134 Blanco Rd., San Antonio, TX 78216.
Private burial to follow at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made to: Assumption Seminary, 2600 W Woodlawn Ave., San Antonio, TX 78228.